Analyzing Social Roles Based on a Hierarchical Model and Data Mining for Collective Decision-Making Support

@article{Wu2017AnalyzingSR,
  title={Analyzing Social Roles Based on a Hierarchical Model and Data Mining for Collective Decision-Making Support},
  author={Bo Wu and Xiaokang Zhou and Qun Jin and Fuhua Lin and Henry Leung},
  journal={IEEE Systems Journal},
  year={2017},
  volume={11},
  pages={356-365}
}
With the popularity of social networking services (SNSs) and the increase of users, individuals' social roles in a social network have become more and more important in terms of the recommendation of personalized services and the collective decision-making process. Usually, in an SNS system, active users may not represent the major opinions among the whole users, and most of the users' opinions may be multifarious. In this paper, we focus on analyzing and identifying users' dynamical social… CONTINUE READING