What is network science?

@article{Brandes2013WhatIN,
  title={What is network science?},
  author={Ulrik Brandes and Garry Robins and Ann McCranie and Stanley Wasserman},
  journal={Network Science},
  year={2013},
  volume={1},
  pages={1 - 15}
}
Abstract This is the beginning of Network Science. The journal has been created because network science is exploding. As is typical for a field in formation, the discussions about its scope, contents, and foundations are intense. On these first few pages of the first issue of our new journal, we would like to share our own vision of the emerging science of networks. 

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