Table of contents for Networks, trust, and social capital : theoretical and empirical investigations from Europe / [edited] by Sokratis M. Koniordos.

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Contents
List of Figures	vii
List of Tables	viii
List of Contributors	x
1.	Introduction
 	Sokratis Koniordos	1
PART A: THEORETICAL INVESTIGATIONS
2. 	From Charis to Antidosis: Towards a General Theory of Reciprocity 
Rafael Marques	17
3. 	The 'Network Ethic' and the New Spirit of Capitalism in French 
	Sociology of Capitalism
Søren Jagd 	51
4. 	Social Capital, Trust and Dependency 
	Anne Kovalainen	75
PART B: INVESTIGATIONS OF EMBEDDEDNESS
5. 	The Social Foundations of Labour Markets: 
Foreign Immigration in Portugal
	João Peixoto 	97
6. 	Social Networks, Collective Action and Public Policy: 
	The Embeddedness Thesis Reconsidered
	Filippo Barbera	125
7. The Insignificance of Weak Social Ties and the Uselessness of Strong
	Ones (With Two Case-Histories of Low-income Families in Naples)	 
	Enrica Morlicchio	149
8.	Informal Support Networks in the Making of Small Independent
Businesses: Beyond 'Strong' and 'Weak' Ties?
	Sokratis Koniordos	173
PART C: INVESTIGATIONS OF EASTERN EUROPEAN CAPITALISM
9. Informal Institutional Arrangements and Tax Evasion in
	Russian Economy
	Vadim Radaev	195
	
10. 	Security, Trust, and Cultural Resources: Hungarian Manufacturing
	Enterprises in the Post-socialist Transformation
	György Lengyel and Béla Janky	211
11. Knowledge and Networks of Young Self-employed in Armenia,
	Georgia and Ukraine: Cultural and Social Capital as a Basis for
	Economic Capital
	Jochen Tholen	231
12. 	Social Capital and Economic Performance in Post-Communist Societies
	Christian Haerpfer, Claire Wallace and Martin Raiser	249
Name Index	285

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Economics -- Sociological aspects -- Congresses.
Sociology -- Economic aspects -- Congresses.
Social capital (Sociology) -- Europe -- Congresses.
Social networks -- Europe -- Congresses.
Trust -- Europe -- Congresses.