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Star Wars: A Social Network Analysis


An introductory talk for anyone interested in learning what social network analysis is, and how to conduct their own network analysis using the Python package NetworkX ( In particular, I will focus on using character co-occurrences extracted from the scripts of Star Wars and will demonstrate how to build a directed network from them, calculate basic network metrics, and describe the relevance of each of these metrics in the context of our Star Wars dataset.


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