Visualizing Multilevel Networks for the Analysis of Superposed Levels of Collective Agency
1 - 3 p.
Multilevel networks, visualization, stratigraphy, organizational society, Réseaux multiniveaux, visualisation, stratigraphie, société organisationnelle
The picture chosen for the cover of Connections, produced by Julien Brailly et al. (2016) and David Schoch (2020), visualizes multilevel networks of individuals and organizations as superposed levels of collective agency. This short paper specifies the characteristics of this format of network data, provides and example, summarizes the usefulness of this format in the study of the organizational society and provides a go-to list of network analytical routines, as well as network statistics models that can be used to analyze such data.