George Barnett, UC Davis

George Barnett is a professor and chair of communication at the University of California, Davis. His research interests focus on social and cognitive system dynamics and the examination of social and communication networks.

Barnett received his B.A. and M.A. from the University of Illinois, in Sociology, and his Ph.D. in Communication from Michigan State University. He is co-editor of The Diffusion of Innovations: A Communication Science Perspective (2011, Lang), which brings together noted diffusion scholars and presents a communication perspective for the study of the diffusion process. 

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