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Six degrees : the science of a connected age

An architect of network theory summarizes his team's endeavor to create a blueprint of the world's networks, citing the scientific elements of the Internet, economies, terrorist organizations, and other knowledge-based groups
Print Book, English, ©2003
Norton, New York, ©2003
368 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9780393041422, 9780393325423, 0393041425, 0393325423
The connected age
The origins of a "new" science
Small worlds
Beyond the small world
Search in networks
Epidemics and failures
Decisions, delusions, and the madness of crowds
Thresholds, cascades, and predictability
Innovation, adaptation, and recovery
The end of the beginning