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Networked Life

Networked Life will explore recent scientific efforts to explain social, economic and technological structures -- and the way these structures interact -- on many different scales, from the behavior of individuals or small groups to that of complex networks such as the Internet and the global economy.

Start Date: Sep 01, 2013


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This course is an introduction to the emerging science and mathematics behind large-scale social, economic, technological and other types of networks. A central theme is the interaction between network structure and dynamics in models of contagion and strategic behavior.


  • Dates: Sep 01, 2013 to Oct 01, 2013
  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Michael Kearns
  • Institution: Coursera

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