Thursday, January 24, 2008

Social Capital Measurement

There are countless methods for measuring social capital. Below is a list of papers, studies, and resources that discuss some of these techniques:
It is clear that there are many ways to measure social capital. The techniques vary from discipline to discipline and researcher to researcher, whether it be Putnam or Burt, sociology or political science, the approaches tend to be different. Is there a chance for standardizing the definition? (Update: see more recent post for more on this)

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