Large-scale structural organization of social networks

Adilson E. Motter, Takashi Nishikawa, Ying-Cheng Lai

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The characterization of large-scale organization of social networks was presented. The correlation between friendship ties among people and the position of the social groups were found to be relevant factors for social network models. It was concluded that a proper level of correlation among social groups is the key to discovering social connections between individuals.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number036105
Pages (from-to)361051-361055
Number of pages5
JournalPhysical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics
Issue number3 2
StatePublished - Sep 1 2003


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
  • Statistics and Probability
  • Condensed Matter Physics

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