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Social Capital and Community Heterogeneity

  • Hilde Coffé


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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Social Indicators Research.

    Volume (Year): 91 (2009)
    Issue (Month): 2 (April)
    Pages: 155-170

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:soinre:v:91:y:2009:i:2:p:155-170
    DOI: 10.1007/s11205-008-9275-y
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