GUIDE to Mark Granovetter, The Strength of Weak Ties

 

 

What measures the strength of a tie?

What is a symmetric and positive tie?

What is a dyad and a triad and what is a bridge? What is transitivity?

Why are bridges almost always weak ties? What is the 'forbidden triad'?

What is the importance of weak ties on the job market?

Why is it important for communities to have weak ties? What happens when they have only strong ones?