In this paper we make an analysis of main problems of standard methods that are used for social network investigation; we observe advantages of Bayesian networks and provide real examples how they could be used for social network analysis. In addition we describe the most general types of analytical information that can be received and present new variants of Bayesian belief network usage in the context of social researches.
analysis of data, Bayesian probabilistic networks, social networks
"Prymenenye baiesovskykh veroiatnostnыkh setei dlia analyza sotsyalnыkh setei" ,
Information Processing Systems,