SOC355 - lec 5
- theories of community
- is community changing?
Sociology’s founding question
- geographic mobility
- sense of community has been loss, fading away
- when you explain community in a network way, you are identifying what do people
need. are people getting what they need.
- personal networks, each person, are they fulfilling their needs through their own net-
- multiplex, multiple kinds of support provided.
- no multiplex
- sparse (opposite of dense)
- small network
- densely connected
- ego centric node is getting