The meaning of the words "Social Network"
Social Network. No, it is not synonymous with Facebook. The concept of Social Network came into being long before the Internet: in the 1930s, Romanian psychologist Jacob Levy Moreno conceived sociometry, that branch of the social sciences which describes and measures the relationships between individuals and groups within complex social contexts. In the 1950s it was realized that the concept of "network" worked better than those of "group", "community" or "family" to describe the complexity of social relations in increasingly complex contexts, in which elements such[…]