Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI

Social Computing, Behavioral-Cultural Modeling, and Prediction

8th International Conference, SBP 2015, Washington, DC, USA, March 31-April 3, 2015. Proceedings

Editors: Agarwal, Nitin, Xu, Kevin S., Osgood, Nathaniel (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Social Computing, Behavioral-Cultural Modeling, and Prediction, SBP 2015, held in Washington, DC, USA, in March/April 2015. The 24 full papers presented together with 36 poster papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 118 submissions. The goal of the conference was to advance our understanding of human behavior through the development and application of mathematical, computational, statistical, simulation, predictive and other models that provide fundamental insights into factors contributing to human socio-cultural dynamics. The topical areas addressed by the papers are social and behavioral sciences, health sciences, engineering, computer and information science.

Table of contents (60 chapters)

  • A Network-Based Model for Predicting Hashtag Breakouts in Twitter

    Alzahrani, Sultan (et al.)

    Pages 3-12

  • Temporal Causality of Social Support in an Online Community for Cancer Survivors

    Bui, Ngot (et al.)

    Pages 13-23

  • Are You Satisfied with Life?: Predicting Satisfaction with Life from Facebook

    Collins, Susan (et al.)

    Pages 24-33

  • Social Computing for Impact Assessment of Social Change Projects

    Diesner, Jana (et al.)

    Pages 34-43

  • Social Network Extraction and High Value Individual (HVI) Identification within Fused Intelligence Data

    Farasat, Alireza (et al.)

    Pages 44-54

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Softcover $95.00
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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Social Computing, Behavioral-Cultural Modeling, and Prediction
Book Subtitle
8th International Conference, SBP 2015, Washington, DC, USA, March 31-April 3, 2015. Proceedings
Editors
  • Nitin Agarwal
  • Kevin S. Xu
  • Nathaniel Osgood
Series Title
Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI
Series Volume
9021
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-16268-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-16268-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-16267-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 472
Number of Illustrations and Tables
146 b/w illustrations
Topics