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I NSNA Building a Network Theory of Social Capital '

@inproceedings{Lin2003INB,
  title={I NSNA Building a Network Theory of Social Capital '},
  author={Nan Lin},
  year={2003}
}
  • Nan Lin
  • Published 2003
  • In the past two decades, social capital in its various forms and contexts has emerged as one of the most salient concepts in social sciences. While much excitement has been generated, divergent views, perspectives, and expectations have also raised the serious question : is it a fad or does it have enduring qualities that will herald a new intellectual enterprise? This presentation's purpose is to review social capital as discussed in the literature, identify controversies and debates, consider… CONTINUE READING
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