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Social capital : theory and research

Author: Nan Lin; Karen S Cook; Ronald S Burt
Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Aldine Transaction, 2005, ©2001.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nan Lin; Karen S Cook; Ronald S Burt
ISBN: 0202306445 9780202306445 0202306437 9780202306438
OCLC Number: 57712197
Description: xii, 333 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Building a network theory of social capital / Nan Lin --
Structural holes versus network closure as social capital / Ronald S. Hurt --
The position generator : measurement techniques for investigations of social capital / Nan Lin, Yang-chih Fu, and Ray-May Hsung --
How much is that network worth? : social capital in employee referral networks / Roberto M. Fernandez and Emilio J. Castilla --
Interpersonal ties, social capital, and employer staffing practices / Peter V. Marsden --
Good networks and good jobs : the value of social capital to employers and employees / Bonnie H. Erickson --
Getting started : the influence of social capital on the start of the occupational career / Henk Flap and Ed Boxman --
Social capital as social mechanisms and collective assets : the example of status auctions among colleagues / Emmanuel Lazega and Phillipa E. Pattison --
Social networks and social capital in extreme environments / Jeanne S. Hurlburt, John J. Beggs, and Valerie A. Haines --
Network capital in a multilevel world : getting support from personal communities / Barry Wellman and Kenneth Frank --
Guanxi capital and social eating in Chinese cities : theoretical models and emirical analyses / Yanjie Bian --
Change and stability in social network resources : the case of Hungary under transformation / Róbert Angelusz and Róbert Tardos.
Responsibility: Nan Lin, Karen Cook, Ronald S. Burt, editors.


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