Saturday, December 22, 2001

In the 1960s, social psychologist Stanley Milgram suggested that every person in the US is connected through a chain of, at most, six people. It came to be called the Six Degrees of Separation theory.

Now a team of sociologists at Columbia University are testing the hypothesis using email.

A New York Times article. Requires free registration.

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