Connected: Network Analyses of Brain, Behavior, and Social Interaction
Interpersonal Networks in Organizations
Friday, May 27, 2011,
9:35 AM - 10:05 AM
Typical psychological approaches to understanding attitudes and behaviors focus on either individuals’ characteristics or the influence of group membership on individuals. In contrast, a social-network approach revolves around using the individual’s relationship to those people around him or her as a primary explanation of what people think and do in organizational settings.