By the end of this class students will be able:
- Describe and analyze different elements of “networks” as defined in different theories; including (but not limited to): node, connection, agency, circumscription, …
- Understand the value of visualizations for conceptualization processes.
- To understand the major question “why theory?”
- To articulate the value and limitations of the lenses particular theories provide.
- To articulate a theoretical framework for describing a methodology.