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Social Network Analysis of Friedrichshafen related Twitter Users

After visiting the course ‚Networks, parties and associations’ I was really looking forward to do a first network analysis on my own. The aim of this analysis was to get familiar with theories and techniques of network analysis and to relate the topic of gatekeeping to this method of social analysis. In order to answer the question if gatekeeping still exists in social networks I decided to visualize and interpret the network of twitter users from Friedrichshafen. In the following I will describe my approach very detailed and offer my data set for anybody who is interested in doing a network analysis on his own. Read more …