Unformatted text preview: Kinship You can determine the strength of a tie based on flow of information 6 flows 1. Personal evaluation - the value of a certain person 2. Transfers of Material resources - physical items 3. Information - how we learn about the things we know about - the quanitity we learn from certain people 4. Movement of people - where do you go/who you hang out with 5. Formal roles 6. Kinship Gladwell reading: game called the 6 degrees of kevin bacon No matter who the actor is, you can link up to kevin bacon in 6 degrees...
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- Fall '08
- Sociology, Kevin Bacon, Ties Proximity Length, Kinship Gladwell reading, higher rate Experiment, Shared Interests/activities Kinship