Department of Sociology
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Code available from
Please make sure you have a copy of IPython up and running, ideally from Anacodna.
If you are bored, download the zip file, unzip it, and open up an
If you are still bored, sign up at the New York Times to be a developer.
Yelp can tell us how SES structures food options.
Or map who supports secession
Trends in Tea Party Coverage
What were Occupy supporters doing on Facebook?
How the New York Times writes about and women
Understand text collection and analysis in Python
(well enough so that you can Google your problems, find the answer, and implement it.)
Have you start thinking about what theoretical puzzles these methods can help you answer
Computational Social Scientist:
- Someone who knows less theory than a sociologist and less programming than a computer scientist.
On the internet
Links to get them on the internet
On a Mac
Cells can be Markdown (like this one) or code
Make sure you hit
Ctrl-Enter when you are done.
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