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As they observe in the Preface, “Scientists, philosophers, and others who study society have generally divided into two conectaxos There’s a lot to learn here. How important it is to know that we can make the world better through our connections with others promoting things of value such as truth, beauty, and justice those traits upheld by the Greeks.
The implication of technology. Reprint 1 de enero de Idioma: Based on scientific studies, the book’s authors thoroughly explain this issue. A book to consider. Our connections can thus either help promote or degrade the common good. Your close friends and acquaintances also have friends and acquaintances, that may or may not over lap with yours.
Its not one of those lighy easy going business books. Since then, the nature and extent of social media have expanded and extended far beyond anything that Tim Berners-Lee could have imagined twenty years ago when he developed his concept of the worldwide “web” of electronic connection and interaction while working as an independent contractor the for European Organization for Nuclear Research CERN.
Book Depository Libros con entrega gratis en todo el mundo. Guidance around this network thing would have been nice. The authors excel at drawing out the devil in the detail.
I was looking for more on the impact of Facebook and the implications of SnapChat. I found this book quite interesting.
Also, the point made by the authors about the impact others have on us and the impact we have on others was intriguing, especially that “You do not have to be a superstar to have this power. The premise of the book is pretty simple. Gana dinero con nosotros.
Connected: The Surprising Power of Our Social Networks
The book was just filled with highly interesting facts about how your network influences you. Productos Reacondicionados Precios bajos en productos revisados por Amazon. And here’s the kicker, that third layer, not your friend, or your friend’s friend, but your friends friends friend can affect your daily mood, the amount of exercise you do, whether or not you smoke, your involvement in crime, all sorts of things.
Along the way you also learn about things like why you probably only have somewhere between close friends.
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Ver las 3 opiniones. I do have a nit to pick with it though.
Duke Professor of Behavioral A.cheistakis and author of Predictably Irrational “A lively, well-written account of social networks and their power to shape our lives. The numerous illustrations very helpful in understanding the points being made in the book about the impact of relationships being interconnected and the impact that this has on our lives and decisions.
There is value in building community. This is a very considerable piece of work and it’s has deep implications for understanding human behaviors.
Finally they walk us through several examples. Connected has profound implications. These are among the dozens of business subjects and issues of special interest and value to me, also listed to indicate the scope of Christakis and Fowler’s coverage.
Are you connected to lots of people that aren’t connected to each other, weak ties, or are you connected to lots of people that are all connected to one another, strong ties. The authors build up the definition of what a network is and our role in a network. Why do we help each other so much compared to other species? At the end of it all, I have a great set of information about what a strong network would look like.
Un libro,para disfrutar en la lectura Desde los ejemplos a los comentarios es un libro que se puede recomendar a cualquiera.
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Presumably Nicholas Christakis and James Fowler, co-authors of Connected, are amazed by the growth of networks of various kinds since they published their book. This book is the result of what Christakis and Fowler have learned thus far from their research and I think they make a substantial contribution to a discussion of a question that has continued for several thousand years: Ha surgido un problema al filtrar las opiniones justo en este momento.
Vuelva a intentarlo en otro momento. This book is pretty dense and well organized. Most interesting of all is how the ripples just fade away at the third layer, over and over again throughout their studies and their testing.