Civic Engagement and Social Cohesion: Measuring Dimensions of Social Capital to Inform Policy

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Discipline 1 Sociology
Discipline 2
Publication Title Civic Engagement and Social Cohesion: Measuring Dimensions of Social Capital to Inform Policy
Description Written with the needs of data users in mind, Civic Engagement and Social Cohesion identifies measurement approaches that can lead to improved understanding of civic engagement, social cohesion, and social capital - and their potential role in explaining the functioning of society.
Publication Year 2014
Publication Author National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Committee on National Statistics, Panel on Measuring Social and Civic Engagement and Social Cohesion in Surveys, Kenneth Prewitt, Christopher Mackie, Hermann Habermann
Publication Type Book
Publisher National Research Council
Major Funders Corporation for National and Community Service through the National Science Foundation
Publication Link https://www.nap.edu/catalog/18831/civic-engagement-and-social-cohesion-measuring-dimensions-of-social-capital