Social Capital


Daniel, B. (2009). Social capital modeling in virtual communities: Bayesian belief network approaches. Hershey, PA: Information Science Reference. Brochure available from .

Papers in Refereed Journals

Daniel, B., Schwier, R., & McCalla, G. (2003). Social capital in virtual learning communities and distributed communities of practice. Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 29(3), 113-139. | full text

Refereed Conference Papers

Daniel, B.K. McCalla, G.I. & Schwier, R.A. (2007).) Bayesian Belief Network approach for analysis of intercultural collaboration in virtual communities using social capital theory (pp. 291-305). In T. Ishida, S.R. Fussell, & P.T.J.M. Vossen, (Eds.). Intercultural collaboration I: Lecture notes in computer science. New York: Springer-Verlag. Paper presented at The First International Workshop on Intercultural Collaboration: IWIC2007, Kyoto, Japan. | full text

Daniel, B., Zapata-Rivera, J.D., Schwier, R., & McCalla, G., &. (2006). Bayesian belief network models of trust and social capital for social software systems design. Reinventing trust, collaboration and compliance in social systems. A workshop exploring novel insights and solutions for social systems design. CHI 2006, Montreal. | full text

Daniel, B., McCalla, G., & Schwier, R.A. (2005, November). Bayesian Model of Social Capital in Virtual Learning Communities: Process, Procedures and Challenges. LORNET Conference, Vancouver, BC, November 18, 2005. | slide presentation

Daniel, B.K., McCalla, G.I., & Schwier, R.A. (2005). Data mining and modeling social capital in virtual learning communities. The proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Education, Amsterdam, 18-22 July. pp. 2003-2008. | full text