Costly Diversity: Transformations, Networks, and Minorities in Byzantium, 976-1118
The files here include high-resolution versions of the graphs in my dissertation, and the code I used to create them. For more details, please contact me.
basics.py - for all the code used to run the analyses; the code is commented and more detailed instructions are at its bottom
Dissertation - Visuals for Ch. 3.pdf - all the visuals for the chapter in one PDF file
This file contains the dataset from Kazhdan's book l'aristocrazia bizantina, together with EDA (exploratory data analysis). This dataset was used in section 1 of Ch. 3.
Kazhdan's data - raw.xlsx
The following are network analyses of eunuchs, as used in Ch. 3 section 2:
Eunuchs admin (graph 1).pdf
Eunuch admins emperors weighted (graph 2).pdf
Eunuch admins eunuchs weighted (graph 3).pdf
The following are network analyses of connections over time in eleventh century Byzantine society used in Ch. 3 section 3:
The following are network analyses of kin groups (Ch. 3 section 4):
Eunuch database.pdf - most recent version of eunuch database (continuously updated)
Kazhdan's data - Feb. 2018.xlsx - a revised version of 'Kazhdan's data - raw.xlsx'
eunuchsarticle.py - more analyses that are not included in the dissertation