Aims and scope

AWARI is the official publication of the Latin American Association of Social Network Analysis. It is an open access peer-reviewed journal of an international character aimed to publish studies related to social network analysis. Authors are encouraged to submit studies coming from different fields like sociology, computer science, political science, information science, economics, communication, management, among others.

AWARI is oriented to researchers, academicians, students, practitioners, and all kinds of social entities coming from the public or private sectors. We welcome articles (but not limited to) covering topics like:

  • Graph theory
  • Sociometrics
  • Group dynamics
  • Social capital
  • Invisible schools
  • Gestalt theory


AWARI is a biannual journal covering the periods January-June, and July-December.

Open access policy

All articles published by AWARI are open access, meaning they are freely available without any kind of subscription nor restriction.

Copyright notice

Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons CC BY-NC 4.0 License that permits the sharing and adaptation of the material as long as appropriate credit be given, a link to the license be provided, and all changes are indicated. More information about this license can be found here.

Privacy statement

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