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David Knoke

Protrait: David Knoke

Professor and Associate Chair
Ph.D. 1972 University of Michigan
Room 939 Social Sciences
Phone: 612-624-6816

Curriculum Vitae

Interest Areas

Social Networks; Political Sociology; Economic Sociology; Organizations.

Current Research

Investigations of diverse networks, including political, economic, intra- and interorganizational, health care, and terrorist & counterterror networks.

Selected Publications

Economic Networks. 2012. Cambridge, UK: Polity Press.

“Dark Networks: The Terror-Crime Nexus,” with Marie DeRousse-Wu. Forthcoming. Palgrave Handbook on Inter-Organizational Relations, edited by Rafael Biermann and Joachim Koops. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.

 “Emerging Trends in Social Network Analysis of Terrorism and Counterterrorism.” Forthcoming. Emerging Trends in the Social and Behavioral Sciences, edited by Robert Scott and Stephen Kosslyn. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons.

 “Managing to Care: Design and Implementation of Patient-Centered Care Management Teams,” with Douglas R. Wholey, Xi Zhu, Pri Shah, and Katie M. White. Forthcoming. Advances in Health Care Organization Theory, 2nd Ed., edited by Stephen S. Mick and Debora G. Goldberg. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

“The Origins of Social Network Analysis.” Pp. 1229-1233 in Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis and Mining Vol. 2, edited by Reda Alhajj and Jon Rockne. Berlin & Heidelberg: Springer Verlag.

 “Do Nonprofits Treat Their Employees Differently? Incentive Pay and Health Benefits.” with Xinxiang Chen and Ting Ren.2014. Nonprofit Management & Leadership 24:285-306.

Organizational Status Growth and Structure: An Alliance Network Analysis,’” with Francisco Granados. 2013. Social Networks 35:62-74.

“‘It Takes a Network’: The Rise and Fall of Social Network Analysis in U.S. Army Counterinsurgency Doctrine.” 2013. Connections 33:1-10.