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Title Villa Victoria : the transformation of social capital in a Boston barrio / Mario Luis Small.
Imprint Chicago : University Of Chicago Press, c2004.


 Main Stacks  HN80.B7 S63 2004    AVAILABLE
Description xx, 226 p. : map ; 24 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-215) and index.
Subject Social capital (Sociology) -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Social participation -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Social ecology -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Poor -- Social networks -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Puerto Ricans -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Social conditions.
South End (Boston, Mass.) -- Social conditions.
Contents How does neighborhood poverty affect social capital? -- Villa Victoria and Boston's South End -- The rise and decline of local participation, part 1 : social organization theory -- The rise and decline of local participation, part 2 : cohorts and collective narratives -- The ecology of group differentiation -- Social capital and the spatialization of resources -- A labyrinth of loyalties -- Social capital in poor neighborhoods.