This is not the wisdom of the crowd, but the wisdom of someone in the crowd. It’s not that the network itself is smart; it’s that the individuals get smarter because they’re connected to the network. Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation by Steven Johnson Hayden Bassett · 2 years, 4 months ago haydenbassett Think about this in the platformed network of academic societies and platforms, peer review groups, like SAA, SHA, and the VAF. But also understand how these groups can take the form of a solid rather than a liquid, which most arguably have. 2 years, 4 months ago Sign in to enter a comment.