The field of social network analysis has received increasing attention during the past decades and has been used to tackle a variety of research questions, from prevention of sexually transmitted diseases to humanitarian relief operations. In particular, social network analyses are becoming an important component in studies of criminal networks and in… (More)
To my mother, for her sacrifices , guidance, and faith. Figures Figure 1 Comparative network analysis of two gangs, based on co-offending data discussed under complementary data in chapter 2.. Criminal organizing: Applying the theory of partial organization to four cases of criminal collaboration.
The riots in Stockholm in May 2013 were an event that reverberated in the world media for its dimension of violence that had spread through the Swedish capital. In this study we have investigated the role of social media in creating media phenomena via text mining and natural language processing. We have focused on two channels of communication for our… (More)