Social Behavior as Exchange

@article{Homans1958SocialBA,
  title={Social Behavior as Exchange},
  author={George Casper Homans},
  journal={American Journal of Sociology},
  year={1958},
  volume={63},
  pages={597 - 606}
}
  • G. C. Homans
  • Published 1 May 1958
  • Psychology
  • American Journal of Sociology
To consider social behavior as an exchange of goods may clarify the relations among four bodies of theory; behavioral psychology, economics, propositions about the dynamics of influence, and propositions about the structure of small groups. 
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