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  • Hardcover
  • 320
  • Social Physics: How Good Ideas Spread
  • Alex Pentland
  • English
  • 27 October 2020
  • 9781594205651

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Alex Pentland ë 8 characters Social Physics: How Good Ideas Spread characters ↠ 108 Ontent of the information and predict with stunning accuracy how productive and effective that network is whether it’s a business or an entire city We can maximize a group’s collective intelligence to improve performance and use social incentives to create new organizations and guide them through disruptive change in a way that maximizes the good At every level of interaction from small groups to large cities social networks can be tuned to increase exploration and engagement thus vastly improving idea flow  Social Physics will change the way we think about how we learn and how our social groups work and can be made to work better at every level of society Pentland leads readers to the edge of the most important revolution in the study of social behavior in a generation an entirely new way to look at life itse. A high 3 around 4 starsI did it I finally finished this book and just in time for school to start tomorrow A little

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Alex Pentland ë 8 characters Social Physics: How Good Ideas Spread characters ↠ 108 From one of the world’s leading data scientists a landmark tour ofthe new science of idea flow offering revolutionary insights into the mysteries of collective intelligence and social influence If the Big Data revolution has a presiding genius it is MIT’s Alex Sandy Pentland Over years of groundbreaking experiments he has distilled remarkable discoveries significant enough to become the bedrock of a whole new scientific field social physics Humans have in common with bees than we like to admit We’re social creatures first and foremost Our most important habits of action and most basic notions of common sense are wired into us through our coordination in social groups Social physics is about idea flow the way human social networks spread ideas and transform those ideas into behaviors Thanks to the millions of. This very well written book contains great ideas that not only are interesting in theory but very promising if appli

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Alex Pentland ë 8 characters Social Physics: How Good Ideas Spread characters ↠ 108 Digital bread crumbs people leave behind via smartphones GPS devices and the Internet the amount of new information we have about human activity is truly profound Until now sociologists have depended on limited data sets and surveys that tell us how people say they think and behave rather than what they actually do As a result we’ve been stuck with the same stale social structures classes markets and a focus on individual actors data snapshots and steady states Pentland shows that in fact humans respond much powerfully to social incentives that involve rewarding others and strengthening the ties that bind than incentives that involve only their own economic self interest Pentland and his teams have found that they can study patterns of information exchange in a social network without any knowledge of the actual c. This book reads like a resume from the author Through out the book the author claims he and his team made an assortm