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Product Description: This volume is a collection of original studies based on one of the first research programs on comparative analysis of social capital. Data are drawn from national representative samples of the United States, China and Taiwan. The three societies selected for study allow the examination of how political-economic regimes (command versus market) and cultural factors (family centrality versus diverse social ties) affect the characteristics of social ties and social networks from which resources are accessed and mobilized...read more
By Chih-Jou Jay Chen (editor), Yang-chih Fu (editor) and Nan Lin (editor)

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9780415899611 | Routledge, October 23, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This volume is a collection of original studies based on one of the first research programs on comparative analysis of social capital.

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Product Description: ‘Social capital’ is a major conceptual and theoretical idea that has received in the last three decades much attention across many social-science disciplines. In this relatively short period, it has developed into a major research paradigm guiding voluminous research conducted in North America, Europe, Asia, and elsewhere...read more
By Nan Lin (editor)

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9780415407175 | Routledge, October 21, 2010, cover price $1500.00 | About this edition: ‘Social capital’ is a major conceptual and theoretical idea that has received in the last three decades much attention across many social-science disciplines.

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Product Description: For two decades, a significant number of scholars have subscribed to a common definition of social capital (resources embedded in social networks), employed a standard measurement (the position generator methodology), and conducted original research...read more
By Bonnie H. Erickson (editor) and Nan Lin (editor)

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9780199234387 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 27, 2008, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: For two decades, a significant number of scholars have subscribed to a common definition of social capital (resources embedded in social networks), employed a standard measurement (the position generator methodology), and conducted original research.

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Product Description: The Chinese triangle of mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan constitutes one of the most dynamic regions in the world economy. Since the late 1970s, these three societies have experienced increasing economic integration; however, studies aimed at analyzing and explaining this integration have often overlooked the very important role social institutions have played in the shaping of this process...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Nan Lin (editor), Dudley L. Poston (editor) and Alvin Y. So (editor)

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9780313308697 | Praeger Pub Text, July 30, 2001, cover price $132.00 | About this edition: The Chinese triangle of mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan constitutes one of the most dynamic regions in the world economy.

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Product Description: Leading scholars in the field of social networks from diverse disciplines present the first systematic and comprehensive collection of current theories and empirical research on the informal connections that individuals have for support, help, and information from other people...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Ronald S. Burt (editor), Karen S. Cook (editor) and Nan Lin (editor)

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9780202306438 | Aldine De Gruyter, May 1, 2001, cover price $63.95 | About this edition: Leading scholars in the field of social networks from diverse disciplines present the first systematic and comprehensive collection of current theories and empirical research on the informal connections that individuals have for support, help, and information from other people.

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9780202306445 | Aldine De Gruyter, June 1, 2001, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Leading scholars in the field of social networks from diverse disciplines present the first systematic and comprehensive collection of current theories and empirical research on the informal connections that individuals have for support, help, and information from other people.

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Product Description: Social Capital explains the importance of using social connections and social relations in achieving goals. Social capital, or resources accessed through such connections and relations, is critical (along with human capital, or what a person or organization actually possesses) in achieving goals for individuals, social groups, organizations, and communities...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521474313 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 29, 2001, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Social Capital explains the importance of using social connections and social relations in achieving goals.

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9780521521673 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 1, 2002, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Social Capital explains the importance of using social connections and social relations in achieving goals.
9780065006087, titled "Educational Psychology: A Contemporary Approach/ With Free Sample Chapter of Study Guide" | Harpercollins College Div, March 1, 1995, cover price $54.00 | also contains Educational Psychology: A Contemporary Approach/ With Free Sample Chapter of Study Guide | About this edition: This is a practical research-based text that shows future teachers how psychological principles contribute to effective, informed classroom practice.

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Product Description: This work examines the environment and events of the spring 1989 Tiananmen Square tragedy. The author argues that the mass movement, which climaxed in Beijing, can be understood only if attention is given to the external environment that provided both opportunities and constraints to the interactions of participating groups, to the shifting participants and their goals and interests, and to the historical and cultural factors which guided the behavior of those participants (on both the student and government sides)...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780275936563 | Praeger Pub Text, December 1, 1992, cover price $84.00 | About this edition: This work examines the environment and events of the spring 1989 Tiananmen Square tragedy.

Product Description: Network analysis is being increasingly looked to as a means of understanding social structure. It can shed light on how individual actions create social structure, how social structure constrains the individual, and how attitudes and behaviour are determined by social structure...read more
By Nan Lin (editor) and Peter V. Marsden (editor)

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9780803918887 | Sage Pubns, November 1, 1982, cover price $63.50 | About this edition: Network analysis is being increasingly looked to as a means of understanding social structure.

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9780803918894 | Sage Pubns, June 1, 1982, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Network analysis is being increasingly looked to as a means of understanding social structure.

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