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Birds of a feather, or friend of a friend? using exponential random graph models to investigate adolescent social networks


  • Steven Goodreau


  • James Kitts
  • Martina Morris


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  • Steven Goodreau & James Kitts & Martina Morris, 2009. "Birds of a feather, or friend of a friend? using exponential random graph models to investigate adolescent social networks," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 46(1), pages 103-125, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:demogr:v:46:y:2009:i:1:p:103-125
    DOI: 10.1353/dem.0.0045

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