Florentine {SNAData}R Documentation

Padgett's Florentine Families

Description

Graphs of relation data between Padgett's Florentine families and data frame of attribute variables.

Usage

data(business)
data(marital)
data(florentineAttrs)

Format

business: graphNEL object with 16 nodes and 15 undirected edges

marital: graphNEL object with 16 nodes and 20 undirected edges

florentineAttrs: data frame with 16 rows and 3 columns

Details

The graphs contain the following relation information between the 16 Florentine families. The data are reported in Tables B.5 and B.6, respectively, in Wasserman and Faust (1999).

business business relations between families

marital marital relations between families

florentineAttrs contains the following attribute variables for the 16 Florentine families. The data are reported in Table B.7 in Wasserman and Faust (1999).

Wealth net wealth, measured in 1427, coded in thousands of lira

NumberPriorates number of seats on the Civic Council held between nd 1344

NumberTies number of business or marriage ties in the total network data set containing 116 families

Source

Wasserman, S. and Faust, K. (1999). Social Network Analysis. Cambridge University Press. New York.

References

Kent, D. (1978). The Rise of the Medici: Faction in Florence, 1426-1434. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Padgett, J.F. (1987). Social mobility in hieratic control systems. Unpublished manuscript.

Examples

data(business)
data(marital)
data(florentineAttrs)

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