graphscope.nx.generators.small.krackhardt_kite_graph

graphscope.nx.generators.small.krackhardt_kite_graph(create_using=None)[source]

Returns the Krackhardt Kite Social Network.

A 10 actor social network introduced by David Krackhardt to illustrate different centrality measures 1.

Parameters

create_using (NetworkX graph constructor, optional (default=nx.Graph)) – Graph type to create. If graph instance, then cleared before populated.

Returns

G – Krackhardt Kite graph with 10 nodes and 18 edges

Return type

networkx Graph

Notes

The traditional labeling is: Andre=1, Beverley=2, Carol=3, Diane=4, Ed=5, Fernando=6, Garth=7, Heather=8, Ike=9, Jane=10.

References

1

Krackhardt, David. “Assessing the Political Landscape: Structure, Cognition, and Power in Organizations”. Administrative Science Quarterly. 35 (2): 342–369. doi:10.2307/2393394. JSTOR 2393394. June 1990.