Dr Malcolm Alexander is a social network analyst and sociologist who has published articles on corporate elite networks and corporate power structures in Australia, North America and Europe.
He convenes and teaches in the Cultural Sociology major in the Faculty of Arts at Griffith University.
Brisbane’s small world
ResearchFIVE YEARS AFTER audiences flocked to the movie Six Degrees of Separation, scientists rediscovered social networks. In June 1998, the leading scientific journal, Nature, published an article by two physicists, Duncan Watts and Steven Strogatz, that addressed the so-called small-world problem. This...