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This article is about the theoretical concept as used in the social and behavioral sciences. For social networking sites, see social networking service. For the 2010 movie, seeThe Social Network. For other uses, see Social network (disambiguation).
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social network is a social structure made up of a set of actors (such as individuals or organizations) and the dyadic ties between these actors. The social network perspective provides a clear way of analyzing the structure of whole social entities. The study of these structures uses social network analysis to identify local and global patterns, locate influential entities, and examine network dynamics.

Social networks and the analysis of them is an inherently interdisciplinary academic field which emerged from social psychologysociology,statistics, and graph theoryGeorg Simmel authored early structural theories in sociology emphasizing the dynamics of triads and “web of group affiliations.”  Jacob Moreno is credited with developing the first sociograms in the 1930s to study interpersonal relationships. These approaches were mathematically formalized in the 1950s and theories and methods of social networks became pervasive in the social and behavioral sciences by the 1980s.  Social network analysis is now one of the major paradigms in contemporary sociology, and is also employed in a number of other social and formal sciences. Together with other complex networks, it forms part of the nascent field of network science.

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