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Migration Plans

Software to make plans.  See the migration plans website.

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Social Environments

See the Social Environments website.

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Making Society Work

See the Making Society Work website.

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A New Push for Development

With the advent of the Social Systems Project, this site will be more active.

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Please visit the older Social Tech Software Development Blog

Please visit the old blog at http://softwaredevelopment.socialtechnology.ca/sdwp/

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Migrating from Joomla

Joomla has proved unsatisfactory for this and other sites, so I am migrating them to WordPress.  Content will appear shortly. Please have patience.  

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NCES EDAT as as Data Source

Just a quick note:  some of the data which wanted and could not get the ICPSR, such as the Educational Longitudinal Study of 2002, is available at http://nces.ed.gov/edat/ — I will continue to look for data sources other than the better known but clearly … Continue reading

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Top Down and Bottom Up

An overview of top down and bottom up approaches to the social technology software development problem. Continue reading

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WLS SAS Catalog or Command Files and Bit Arrays

Using a text editor it was easy to convert the SAS catalog files which come with the WLS to simpler formats to be read by simple programs.

Creating a bit array with the Python Bitarray package will produce a one dimensional array of bits, any number of which can be put in a list to produce a two dimensional thing. I need them transposed. You can transpose an ordinary two dimensional list of lists in one line of code using map and zip. Continue reading

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