s . so c - ph ] 1 1 M ar 2 00 5 Heider Balance in Human Networks

Abstract

Recently, a continuous dynamics was proposed to simulate dynamics of interpersonal relations in a society represented by a fully connected graph. Final state of such a society was found to be identical with the socalled Heider balance (HB), where the society is divided into two mutually hostile groups. In the continuous model, a polarization of opinions was found in HB. Here we demonstrate that the polarization occurs also in Barabási-Albert networks, where the Heider balance is not necessarily present. In the second part of this work we demonstrate the results of our formalism, when applied to reference examples: the Southern women and the Zachary club. PACS numbers: 87.23.Ge

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@inproceedings{Gawronski2005sS, title={s . so c - ph ] 1 1 M ar 2 00 5 Heider Balance in Human Networks}, author={Przemyslaw Gawronski and K . Ku}, year={2005} }