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Social capital contested

Author: Sokratis Koniordos
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Edition/Format: Article Article : EN
Publication:International Review of Sociology, 18, no. 2 (2008): 317-337
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Document Type: Article
All Authors / Contributors: Sokratis Koniordos
ISSN:0390-6701
Language Note: EN
Unique Identifier: 356932651
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