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Networks, Crowds, and Markets

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Networks, Crowds, and Markets
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Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0521195330
ISBN-13: 9780521195331

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Combines different scientific perspectives in its approach to understanding networks and behavior. Drawing on ideas from economics, sociology, computing and information science, and applied mathematics, it describes the emerging field of study that is growing at the interface of all these areas, addressing fundamental questions about how the social, economic, and technological worlds are connected.

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