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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2013)

Document title

Social capital and local socio-economic development : the case of Czech peripheries

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

PILEČEK J. (1) ; CHROMÝ P. (1) ; JANČÁK V. (1) ;
(1) Dept. of Social Geography and Regional Development, Faculty of Science, Charles Univ., Prague, TCHEQUE, REPUBLIQUE

Abstract

This article first analyses relationships among various indicators of social capital encompassing social networks, trust and civic norms and values. Second, it explores relationships among various indicators of social capital encompassing three common dimensions: social networks, trust and civic norms and values. Third, research findings stress the importance of personal characteristics (age, education and economic activity) for residents' amount of social capital. It concludes that social capital can be seen as an instrument in the activation of endogenous development potential of local communities, especially in peripheral regions

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Tijdschrift voor economische en sociale geografie / ISSN 0040-747X

Editor : Koninklijk Nederlands Aardrijkskundig Genootschap, Amsterdam - PAYS-BAS (1948)

Millesime : 2013, vol. 104, no5 [pp. 604-620]

Bibliographic references : 3 p.

Collation : 6 tabl., 1 carte

Language

Anglais

Digital Object Identifier

Go to electronic document thanks to its DOI : doi:10.1111/tesg.12053

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