Science out of Chaos: Network Analysis of #APSA2012 Hashtag

Javier Sajuria, a political science PhD student at University College London, has mapped the social networks surrounding tweets using the #APSA2012 hashtag. His full report (repeatedly being updated with notifications, not surprisingly, through his twitter feed) is available here, but here’s the basic picture (as of 5:49 EST on August 28th):

(And yes, I’m in there (@j_a_tucker) in the pink group, as well as frequent references to our Monkey Cage APSA Poll.) Now please excuse me while I tweet about this post, which I hope many of you will then retweet!

2 Responses to Science out of Chaos: Network Analysis of #APSA2012 Hashtag

  1. Simon Jackman August 28, 2012 at 6:36 pm #

    Since the meeting was cancelled, I guess the usual gibe about “signifying nothing” applies a fortiori…? 😉

  2. Javier Sajuria August 28, 2012 at 7:05 pm #

    Here is the second graph, right after APSA posted the cancelation message.