Relational data on Florentine families covering the years 1426-1434
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Relational data on Florentine families covering the years 1426-1434

Data coded from Kent, D. V. (1978). The rise of the Medici: Faction in Florence, 1426-1434. Oxford University Press, USA.

Description: attribute_data

Contains attribute data for Florentine families on

  • faction
  • wealth
  • date of first prior (i.e., social status)
  • gonfalone

Source: Padgett, J. F., & Ansell, C. K. (1993). Robust Action and the Rise of the Medici, 1400-1434. American Journal of Sociology, 98(6), 1259-1319.

Description: florentine_families_relations_full

Contains raw relational data on Florentine families regarding

  • marriage ties
  • business ties
  • joint ownership/partnership ties
  • bank employment ties
  • real estate ties
  • patron-client ties
  • personal loan ties
  • friendship ties
  • surety ties (mallevadori)
  • neighborhood ties
  • association ties
  • kinship ties

with actor names and directions. If directed, actor1 (actor2) is the sender (receiver).

Description: florentine_families_relations_matrix_sample

Contains cleaned and coded (0/1) relational data for a sample of Florentine families on

  • marriage ties
  • business ties
  • joint ownership/partnership ties
  • bank employment ties
  • real estate ties
  • patron-client ties
  • personal loan ties
  • friendship ties
  • surety ties (mallevadori)

with family names. If directed, actor1 (actor2) is the sender (receiver).

Description: tie_coding

Contains information on tie coding for all relational data.