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Complex Network Analysis in Python by Dmitry Zinoviev

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Chapter 14Similarity-Based Networks

This chapter uses Pandas, NumPy, SciPy.

Complex networks rarely have a crisp structure that shows whether two nodes are unquestionably connected. The nodes are not always homogeneous, either. However, sometimes two items are similar, and as a complex network analyst, you need a toolset for quantifying their similarity and converting similarities into network edges.

In this chapter, you will learn (or refresh your knowledge of) several similarity measures: Hamming distance, Manhattan distance, Pearson correlation, ...

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