What are the most useful resources you have found on network theory? Who are the thought leaders?

(In this case, we are talking about networks of people!)
See also
Network Building and Weaving Tips
Network Exercises

Network Theory - About Networks

(Links mined from Jenny A's article and Patti Anklam's site - need to cite properly)

Network Thought Leaders


  • Net Work: A Practical Guide to Creating and Sustaining Networks at Work and in the World by Patti Anklam 2007
  • The Hidden Power of Social Networks, by Rob Cross & Andrew Parker 2004 is an organisational network analysis primer. Appendix A (p. 143) describes ‘Conducting and Interpreting a Personal Network Analysis’. Appendix B (p. 167) has ‘Tools for Promoting Network Connectivity’ including a ‘Personal Network Diagnostic’. http://www.robcross.org/book_jacket.htm