Nicholas Christakis

Nicholas Christakis: Como as redes sociais predizem epidemias

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Após mapear intrincadas redes sociais humanas, Nicholas Christakis e seu colega James Fowler começaram a investigar como essa informação poderia melhorar as nossas vidas. Agora, ele revela seus novos achados : Essas redes podem ser usadas para detectar epidemias mais cedo do que nunca, desde de idéias inovadoras até comportamentos de risco e viroses (como HN1).

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Nicholas Christakis · Physician, social scientist

Nicholas Christakis explores how the large-scale, face-to-face social networks in which we are embedded affect our lives, and what we can do to take advantage of this fact.

Nicholas Christakis explores how the large-scale, face-to-face social networks in which we are embedded affect our lives, and what we can do to take advantage of this fact.