Learn Comp. Soc.

I am passionate about helping the nascent field of computational social science grow. Below are a series of lectures I've given that are designed to introduce you to the field based upon my Computational Sociology seminar at Duke (access the syllabus here):

Class #1: An Introduction to Computational Sociology

Class #2: Basic Data Processing in R

Class #3: An Introduction to Programming in R

Class #4: Collecting Data from the Internet (Screen-scraping and APIs)

Class #5: Natural Language Processing and Topic Modeling

Class #6: Visualization