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Social Capital

Mooney, Gerry (2006). Social Capital. In: McLaughlin, Eugene and Muncie, John eds. The Sage Dictionary of Criminology (2nd ed). London, UK: SAGE Publications Ltd, pp. 385–388.

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Abstract

About the book:
The Second Edition of the SAGE Dictionary of Criminology is a reference tool for students of criminology and criminal justice. It provides an accessible introduction to key theories, concepts and topics, offering comprehensive guidance through the field. The editors have brought together a group of internationally prominent academics and practitioners to produce this definitive reference and research tool.
Each entry contains:
" a definition of the concept or topic
" distinctive features offering detailed comment on the concept's origins, development and general significance
" evaluation of those concepts considered to have greatest theoretical weight and lasting legacy
" associated concepts for cross-referencing and mapping connections across various fields and issues
" key readings to enable the student to take their knowledge further

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 1-4129-1085-4, 978-1-4129-1085-9
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Social Policy and Criminology
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: International Centre for Comparative Criminological Research (ICCCR)
OpenSpace Research Centre (OSRC)
Item ID: 17624
Depositing User: Users 7185 not found.
Date Deposited: 14 Jul 2009 13:47
Last Modified: 01 Mar 2012 10:08
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/17624
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