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Social Capital and Fire Service Performance: Evidence from the U.S. States

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  • Rhys Andrews
  • Gene A. Brewer

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The present study evaluates whether areas with high levels of social capital are likely to have better fire service performance. Copyright (c) 2010 by the Southwestern Social Science Association.

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  • Rhys Andrews & Gene A. Brewer, 2010. "Social Capital and Fire Service Performance: Evidence from the U.S. States," Social Science Quarterly, Southwestern Social Science Association, vol. 91(2), pages 576-591.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:socsci:v:91:y:2010:i:2:p:576-591
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