Nicholas Christakis:
Nicholas Christakis: A influência oculta das redes sociais

TED2010 · 20:59 · Filmed Feb 2010
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Estamos todos imbuídos em vastas redes sociais de amigos, família, colegas e outros. Nicholas Christakis avalia como uma variedade de traços - desde a felicidade à obesidade - podem alastrar-se de uma pessoa para a outra, demonstrando como a sua localização na rede social pode ter impacto sobre a sua vida de formas que nem sequer se apercebe.

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. Full bio
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