Workshop. Network Theory and Social Network Analysis

Activity: Attending an eventOrganisation or participation in workshops, courses or seminars


This workshop aimed to provide an introduction and an overview of the notions underlying and the tools provided by network theory. The focus will be on their application in the fields of history and archaeology. The course will also provide practical insights on the softwares used in network analysis.

During the workshop we looked in particular at:

Nodes, Links and Degree. Basic concepts of quantitative network analysis
Papyri, potsherds, people, sites, relations: theoretical consideration and examples of historical and archaeological network analysis
From data to network model: organisation, processing and entering of relational data
From the model to results: analysis, visualisation and interpretation of network models
Period10. Feb 202011. Feb 2020
Event typeWorkshop
LocationOdense, Denmark
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • social network analysis