(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2013)

Document title

“A bad neighbour is as great a plague as a good one is a great blessing”: on negative relationships between neighbours

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

NIEUWENHUIS J. (1) ; VÖLKER B. (2) ; FLAP H. (2) ;
(1) Urban and Regional Research Centre ,Human Geography and Planning, Univ., Utrecht, PAYS-BAS
(2) Dept. of Sociology/ICS, Univ., Utrecht, PAYS-BAS


This article analyses negative relationships between neighbours in the Dutch context, according diversity, uncertainty and social influence. The results show that most support is found for the social influence perspective, particularly the willingness of residents to intervene on behalf of the neighbourhood, religious diversity and individually perceived conflicts in the neighbourhood. However, people who have more relationships outside the neighbourhood, undergo less influence of perceived conflict


Article of periodic

published at : Urban studies / ISSN 0042-0980

Editor : Longman Group, Harlow - ROYAUME-UNI (1964)

Millesime : 2013, vol. 50, no14 [pp. 2904-2921]

Bibliographic references : 2 p.

Collation : 2 tabl.



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