Notes, website, and files for the network analysis workshop at the American Historical Association in Denver, CO, 2017.

http://jasonheppler.org/projects/aha-workshop/

Schedule

  • Introduction
  • Network Literacy
  • Design and data visualization
  • The gestalt principles of data visualization
  • How are networks used?
  • The grammar of networks
  • The problem with networks
  • Discussion
  • Introduction to Gephi
  • Data preparation
  • Working with the Les Miserables dataset
  • Network layouts
  • Network statistics
  • Discussion
  • Advanced Gephi
  • Spatial networks
  • Dynamic networks
  • Discussion
  • Alternative software and approaches
  • Palladio
  • Cytoscape
  • Programming languages
    • R
    • Javascript