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David Knoke

Protrait: David Knoke

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

Curriculum Vitae

Interest Areas

Social Networks; Economic Sociology; Organizations and Work.

Current Research

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

Selected Publications

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

“The Origins of Social Network Analysis.” Forthcoming. Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis and Mining (ESNAM), edited by Reda Alhajj and Jon Rockne. Berlin: Springer Verlag.

Douglas R. Wholey, Xi Zhu, David Knoke, Pri Shah, and Katie M. White. Forthcoming 2014. “Managing to Care: Design and Implementation of Patient-Centered Care Management Teams.” Forthcoming. Advances in Health Care Organization Theory, 2nd Ed., edited by Stephen S. Mick and Debora G. Goldberg. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

 “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.

 “‘We’re Still Dancing’: How Global Financial Networks Took the World Economy to the Brink, and Could Yet Push It Over.” 2012. Journal of Sociology and Social Anthropology 15:153-168.

“Policy Network Models,” with Chen-Yu Wu. 2012. Pp. 153-163 in The Routledge Encyclopedia of Public Policy, edited by Eduardo Araral. London: Routledge.