[Humanist] 29.393 network analysis on Plato's dialogues
Humanist Discussion Group
willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk
Fri Oct 16 07:32:56 CEST 2015
Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 29, No. 393.
Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2015 08:46:09 -0500
From: Cory Taylor <coryandrewtaylor at gmail.com>
Subject: Re: 29.383 network analysis on Plato's dialogues
In-Reply-To: <20151014045437.A39CB6B64 at digitalhumanities.org>
Dear Dave and list,
Pajek and Gephi are the standard programs for network analysis right now.
Pajek runs quite well on Linux under Wine, and Gephi has a native Linux
For R, the standard packages are SNA and igraph (and RStudio works nicely
under Linux). For Python, it's igraph and NetworkX.
On Tue, Oct 13, 2015 at 11:54 PM, Humanist Discussion Group <
willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk> wrote:
> Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 29, No. 383.
> Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
> Submit to: humanist at lists.digitalhumanities.org
> Date: Tue, 13 Oct 2015 09:16:51 +0100
> From: "Dave Postles" <davep at davelinux.info>
> Subject: network analysis on Plato's dialogues
> In-Reply-To: <20151013073823.B7DEB6B96 at digitalhumanities.org>
> I gave up trying to listen to her presentation - the sound quality seems
> to be so poor. What software are people using? I started out back in the
> Windows days with Ucinet. I can run it under Wine in Linux, but I've
> basically migrated away from it. I've tried SocNetV, which doesn't
> require the construction of a matrix. I would try R, but Linux is no
> longer supported by Rcommander and I find it frustrating constantly
> referring to the man for command line.
> Dave Postles
> (I also don't like running Wine because of potential Windows threats).
> On Tue, October 13, 2015 8:38 am, Humanist Discussion Group wrote:
> > Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 29, No. 377.
> > Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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> > humanist at lists.digitalhumanities.org
> > Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2015 07:53:50 -0400
> > From: Douglas Duhaime <douglas.duhaime at gmail.com>
> > Subject: Re: 29.374 network analysis on Plato's dialogues
> > In-Reply-To: <20151012051426.3219B6B4C at digitalhumanities.org>
> > Hi Giorgio,
> > Diane Cline gave a paper that discussed network analysis of Socratic
> > dialogues at the 2014 Digital Humanities and Computer Science conference
> > in Chicago. There's a video
> > <https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=6&v=RlA3wNmJ5ps> of
> > the talk on youtube, and she has some related materials on her website
> > http://dianehcline.com/ . Happy hunting!
> > Yours Cordially,
> > Doug
> http://www.historicalresources.myzen.co.uk (research and pedagogy)
> From my Trisquel Linux desktop
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