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Social Data Mining and Analysis

References and links:

Social Phenomena: From Data Analysis to Models
B. Gonçalves, N. Perra
Springer (2015)
ISBN: 9783319140100
Think Bayes
A. B. Downey
O'Reilley Publishing (2013)
ISBN: 1449370780
The Long Tail: Why the Future of Business is Selling Less of More
C. Anderson
Hachette Books (2008)
ISBN: 1401309666
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F. Provost, T. Fawcett
O'Reilley Publishing (2013)
ISBN: 1449361323
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C. M. Bishop
Springer (2007)
ISBN: 0387310738
Data Science From Scratch
J. Grus
O'Reilley Publishing (2015)
ISBN: 149190142X
Statistics Done Wrong
A. Reinhart
No Starch Press (2015)
ISBN: 9781593276201
Mastering Machine Learning with scikit-learn
G. Hackeling
Packt Publishing (2014)
ISBN: 9781783988365
Machine Learning: A Probabilistic Perspective
K. P. Murphy
O'Reilley Publishing (2012)
ISBN: 0262018020
Networks: An Introduction
M. E. J. Newman
Oxford Univserity Press (2010)
ISBN: 0199206651
 
Networks, Crowds, and Markets: Reasoning About a Highly Connected World
David Easley, Jon Kleinberg
Cambridge University Press (2010)
ISBN: 0521195330
 
Social and Economic Networks
M. O. Jackson
Princeton University Press (2010)
ISBN: 0691148201
 
Dynamical Processes on Complex Networks
A. Barrat, M. Barthélemy, A. Vespignani
Cambridge University Press (2008)
ISBN: 0521879507
 
Mining the Social Web 2nd Ed
M. A. Russell
O'Reilley Publishing (2013)
ISBN: 1449367615
Python Scientific Lecture Notes
http://scipy-lectures.github.io/_downloads/PythonScientific-simple.pdf
BeautifulSoup Documentation
http://www.crummy.com/software/BeautifulSoup/bs4/doc/
NetworkX Reference
http://networkx.github.io/documentation/latest/_downloads/networkx_reference.pdf

 

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Lecture Slides:

Lecture I - Motivation
Sept 16, 2015
Lecture II - Network Analysis
Sept 16, 2015
Lecture III - Data Analysis
Sept 17, 2015
Lecture IV - Data Mining
Sept 17, 2015
Lecture V - Twitter
Sept 18, 2015
Lecture VI -Foursquare
Sept 18, 2015