CS 284r: (Social) Data Mining

Instructor: Yaron Singer
Time: M./W. 10-11:30 am
Room: Pierce 100F
Email:yaron at seas dot harvard dot edu


Articles: Below are a few exposes on the challenges in data science.


  • Computational Social Science, Lazer et al., Science, 2009
  • Ensuring the Data-Rich Future of the Social Sciences , Gary King, Science, 2011
  • How can we have this much data and still not understand collective human behavior?, Jon Kleinberg, Edge, 2013

  • Related courses: Below are some related courses taught this semester.


  • CS 224: Advanced Algorithms, Jelani Nelson, Harvard
  • Applied Network Theory and Analysis , Sinan Aral, MIT







  • SEAS