Social Networks

(The median citation count of Social Networks is 4. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Using social network analysis to study crime: Navigating the challenges of criminal justice records41
Connecting mobile social media with psychosocial well-being: Understanding relationship between WeChat involvement, network characteristics, online capital and life satisfaction37
What is(n’t) a friend? Dimensions of the friendship concept among adolescents35
Missing data in cross-sectional networks – An extensive comparison of missing data treatment methods31
Networks in lockdown: The consequences of COVID-19 for social relationships and feelings of loneliness29
Unpacking Burt’s constraint measure25
The duality of firms and directors in board interlock networks: A relational event modeling approach25
Does unemployment lead to isolation? The consequences of unemployment for social networks25
Social network research in health care settings: Design and data collection24
The presentation of the networked self: Ethics and epistemology in social network analysis23
Studying organized crime networks: Data sources, boundaries and the limits of structural measures22
Exponential random graph models for little networks22
Network brokerage and the perception of leadership22
Network Canvas: Key decisions in the design of an interviewer-assisted network data collection software suite21
Innovation capability: A sociometric approach20
Gender, rank, and social networks on an enterprise social media platform19
Collecting survey-based social network information in work organizations18
Whom do we lose? The case of dissimilarity in personal networks17
Dynamic network analysis of contact diaries17
Triadic balance in the brain: Seeking brain evidence for Heider’s structural balance theory17
Collecting large personal networks in a representative sample of Dutch women17
Believe it when you see it: Dyadic embeddedness and reputation effects on trust in cryptomarkets for illegal drugs17
Network structure influence on simulated network interventions for behaviour change16
“I’m not an antivaxxer, but…”: Spurious and authentic diversity among vaccine critical activists16
Identifying individuals associated with organized criminal networks: A social network analysis15
Balancing bias and burden in personal network studies15
Social network analysis: New ethical approaches through collective reflexivity. Introduction to the special issue of Social Networks15
Crowdfunding digital platforms: Backer networks and their impact on project outcomes15
How social ties transcend class boundaries? Network variability as tool for exploring occupational homophily15
Multilevel determinants of collaboration between organised criminal groups14
Key aspects of covert networks data collection: Problems, challenges, and opportunities14
Networks never rest: An investigation of network evolution in three species of animals14
Universal evolution patterns of degree assortativity in social networks14
What kinds of social networks protect older adults’ health during a pandemic? The tradeoff between preventing infection and promoting mental health14
Networks from culture: Mechanisms of tie-formation follow institutionalized rules in social fields14
How does the behaviour of the core differ from the periphery? – An international trade network analysis14
Homophily in collaborations among US House Representatives, 1981–201813
Adoption and adaptation: A computational case study of the spread of Granovetter's weak ties hypothesis13
Worth the weight: Conceptualizing and measuring strong versus weak tie homophily13
Whose results are these anyway? Reciprocity and the ethics of “giving back” after social network research13
Building a structural typology of personal networks: Individual differences in the cohesion of interpersonal environment12
Social network and family business: Uncovering hybrid family firms12
Network sampling coverage III: Imputation of missing network data under different network and missing data conditions12
Lay theories of networking ability: Beliefs that inhibit instrumental networking12
Multiplexity as a lens to investigate the cultural meanings of interpersonal ties11
How new is “New”? Who gets added in a panel study of personal networks?11
Using Trellis software to enhance high-quality large-scale network data collection in the field11
Let it go or let it grow? – Personal network development and the mobilization of intra-organizational social capital11
More than one’s negative ties: The role of friends’ antipathies in high school gossip10
Gender inequalities in research funding: Unequal network configurations, or unequal network returns?10
Does the spatial distribution of social ties impact neighborhood and city attachment? Differentials among urban/rural contexts10
Exploratory social-spatial network analysis of global migration structure10
Moral bureaucracies and social network research9
Participant engagement in environmentally focused social network research9
Transitions of women’s substance use recovery networks and 12-month sobriety outcomes9
Friends, family, and family friends: Predicting friendships of Dutch women9
Dynamics of social capital in Urban China, 1999 to 2014: An age-period-cohort analysis9
The embeddedness of social relations in inter-firm competitive structures9
Exploring the role of network diversity and resources in relationship to generalized trust in Norway9
A community matching based approach to measuring layer similarity in multilayer networks8
Network integration within a prison-based therapeutic community8
The potential of online social networking data for augmenting the study of high-risk personal networks among young men who have sex with men at-risk for HIV8
The network of interfamily marriages in ’Ndrangheta8
Positive and negative tie perceptual accuracy: Pollyanna principle vs. negative asymmetry explanations8
Hubs and Authorities in the Koch Brothers Network8
Teammate invitation networks: The roles of recommender systems and prior collaboration in team assembly8
Identifying relationships between personal social networks and spatial mobility: A study using smartphone tracing and related surveys8
Kudos make you run! How runners influence each other on the online social network Strava8
Network recall among older adults with cognitive impairments8
Spatial structure of workplace and communication between colleagues: A study of E-mail exchange and spatial relatedness on the MIT campus8
Ethical implications of network data in business and management settings8
Who benefits from network intervention programs? TERGM analysis across ten Philippine low-income communities7
Avoidance, antipathy, and aggression: A three-wave longitudinal network study on negative networks, status, and heteromisos7
Drivers of tie formation in the Canadian climate change policy network: Belief homophily and social structural processes7
Re-evaluating standards of human subjects protection for sensitive health data in social media networks7
You said, they said: A framework on informant accuracy with application to studying self-reports and peer-reports7
Friendship network formation in Chinese middle schools: Patterns of inequality and homophily7
The ties that bind global governance: Using media-reported events to disentangle the global interorganizational network in a global pandemic7
Bridging in network organisations. The case of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)7
Anagraphical relationships and crime specialization within Cosa Nostra7
Random sampling of alters from networks: A promising direction in egocentric network research7
The civic elite: A network perspective on elite consolidation among community-based organizations, 1998–20167
Keeping to the code: How local norms of friendship and dating inform macro-structures of adolescents’ romantic networks7
Group dynamics on multidimensional object threat appraisals7
Networks of context: Three-layer socio-cultural mapping for a Verstehende network analysis6
Revisiting the accuracy problem in network analysis using a unique dataset6
Functional differentiation in governance networks for sea level rise adaptation in the San Francisco Bay Area6
Early social exposure and later affiliation processes within an evolving social network6
Breaking “bad” links: Impact of Companies Act 2013 on the Indian Corporate Network6
How do youth choose activities? Assessing the relative importance of the micro-selection mechanisms behind adolescent extracurricular activity participation6
The social ecology of intergenerational closure in school class networks. Socio-spatial conditions of parents’ norm generation and their effects on students’ interpersonal conflicts6
Digital networks: Elements of a theoretical framework6
Brokerage activity, exclusivity and role diversity: A three-dimensional approach to brokerage in networks6
Lost in translation: Collecting and coding data on social relations from audio-visual recordings6
Dynamics and disruption: Structural and individual changes in two Dutch Jihadi networks after police interventions6
EM-based smooth graphon estimation using MCMC and spline-based approaches6
The increasing importance of friends: Changes in core discussion network composition in post-communist Hungary between 1997 – 20156
Flattening the curve? The structure of the natural resource exchange network and CO2 emissions6
From networked students centrality to student networks density: What really matters for student performance?6
A latent space model for cognitive social structures data6
Actors and issues in climate change policy: The maturation of a policy discourse in the national and international context6
The political position generator—A new instrument for measuring political ties in China5
Boundary salience: The interactive effect of organizational status distance and geographical proximity on coauthorship tie formation5
Understanding the self-organization of occupational sex segregation with mobility networks5
How networks of social movement issues motivate climate resistance5
Team talk: Learning, jargon, and structure versus the pulse of the network5
Class inequalities in access to social capital in the metropolitan area of Buenos Aires5
On the structural equivalence of coresidents and the measurement of village social structure5
Modeling the dynamism of HIV information diffusion in multiplex networks of homeless youth5
Effects of smartphone use and recall aids on network name generator questions5
Inferring signed networks from preschoolers’ observed parallel and social play5
Does syndicating bring syndicating ?An exploration targeting ECF based on social structure by complex network analysis5
Charting the hidden City: Collecting prison social network data5
Building trust and co-designing a study of trust and co-operation: Observations from a network study in a high-risk, high-security environment5
Disliking friends of friends in schools: How positive and negative ties can co-occur in large numbers5
Measuring centrality in film narratives using dynamic character interaction networks5
Social distance in France: Evolution of homogeneity within personal networks from 2001 to 20175
A first look at justice-involved women’s egocentric social networks5
Staying connected under fire: Effects of individual roles and organizational specialization on the robustness of emergency-phase communication networks5
Conditionally Independent Dyads (CID) network models: A latent variable approach to statistical social network analysis5
Link prediction in growing networks with aging5
Non-parametric estimation of reciprocity and triadic effects in relational event networks5
Trust, quality, and the network collection experience: A tale of two studies on the Democratic Republic of the Congo5
What counts as a weak tie? A comparison of filtering techniques to analyze co-exposure networks5
Micro-structural foundations of network inequality: Evidence from a field experiment in professional networking5
Cognitive political networks: A structural approach to measure political polarization in multiparty systems5
Resilience and fragmentation in healthcare coalitions: The link between resource contributions and centrality in health-related interorganizational networks5
A network-based explanation of inequality perceptions5
Confidentiality, power relations and evaluation of potential harm in the study of the personal and organizational networks of travel agents in Moscow4
Assessing harmfulness and vulnerability in global bipartite networks of terrorist-target relationships4
Networks are a lens for power: A commentary on the recent advances in the ethics of social networks special issue4
Incorporating structural stigma into network analysis4
You're all I need to get by? Analyzing young entrepreneurs’ networks in Morocco from a “quantified narratives” method4
Stochastic blockmodeling of linked networks4
“Offending with the accomplices of my accomplices”: Evidence and implications regarding triadic closure in co-offending networks4
Local Majority-with-inertia Rule Can Explain Global Consensus Dynamics in A Network Coordination Game4
Impact of survey design on estimation of exponential-family random graph models from egocentrically-sampled data4
The Swiss StudentLife Study: Investigating the emergence of an undergraduate community through dynamic, multidimensional social network data4
Network ties, institutional roles and advocacy tactics:Exploring explanations for perceptions of influence in climate change policy networks4
Suicide bomber mobilization and kin and peer ties4
Diversity and autonomy in the structuration of a multilevel organizational social network in a technology park4
Structural diversity is a poor proxy for information diversity: Evidence from 25 scientific fields4
Bipartite exponential random graph models with nodal random effects4
Vertical organizations, flat networks: Centrality and criminal collaboration in the Italian-American Mafia4
A statistical model for the analysis of mobility tables as weighted networks with an application to faculty hiring networks4
Collecting network data from documents to reach non-participatory populations4
Social capital and leaving the nest: Channels and housing tenures4
Parameter estimation procedures for exponential-family random graph models on count-valued networks: A comparative simulation study4
Order of recall and meaning of closeness in collecting affective network data4
Religious friendship preferences of Muslim and non-Muslim students in German schools: Bright boundaries everywhere or contingent on the proportion of Muslim classmates?4
The role of selection in socioeconomic homophily: Evidence from an adolescent summer camp4
Assessing the performance of the bootstrap in simulated assemblage networks4
The development of stratification and segregation in a new scientific field: A study of collaboration among scientists in neuroblastoma research between 1975 and 20164
Network dynamics and its impact on innovation outcomes: R&D consortia in the Dutch water sector4
‘Entanglement’ – A new dynamic metric to measure team flow4
Impact of the tariff concessions of the RCEP agreement on the structure and evolution mechanism of manufacturing trade networks4
Multilevel network interventions: Goals, actions, and outcomes4
Endogeneity and permeation in an organizational communication network4
Network formation in organizational settings: Exploring the importance of local social processes and team-level contextual variables in small groups using bayesian hierarchical ERGMs4
Organizational roles and network effects on ideational influence in science-policy interface: Climate policy networks in Germany and Japan4