Multi-Relational Characterization of Dynamic Social Network Communities

@inproceedings{Lin2010MultiRelationalCO,
  title={Multi-Relational Characterization of Dynamic Social Network Communities},
  author={Y. Lin and H. Sundaram and Aisling Kelliher},
  booktitle={Handbook of Social Network Technologies},
  year={2010}
}
The emergence of the mediated social web – a distributed network of participants creating rich media content and engaging in interactive conversations through Internet-based communication technologies – has contributed to the evolution of powerful social, economic and cultural change. Online social network sites and blogs, such as Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and LiveJournal, thrive due to their fundamental sense of “community”. The growth of online communities offers both opportunities and… 
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