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ERIC Number: EJ591934
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0036-0112
Social Capital Construction and the Role of the Local State.
Warner, Mildred
Rural Sociology, v64 n3 p373-93 Sep 1999
Theoretical rationale and rural examples illustrate that local government, directly or through participatory community-based intermediaries, can promote development of community social capital. Important program features are participant autonomy, linkage, and returns on investment. Examples with varying social capital impacts include cooperative-extension programs, parent resource centers, school-based management teams, and Head Start initiatives. Contains 85 references. (Author/SV)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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