Data Science and Social Research: Epistemology, Methods, Technology and Applications By N. Carlo Lauro
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 291 Pages | ISBN : 331955476X | 10.77 MB
This edited volume lays the groundwork for Social Data Science, addressing epistemological issues, methods, technologies, software and applications of data science in the social sciences. It presents data science techniques for the collection, analysis and use of both online and offline new (big) data in social research and related applications. Among others, the individual contributions cover topics like social media, learning analytics, clustering, statistical literacy, recurrence analysis and network analysis.