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The strength of weak ties
(Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 1973)
This paper stresses the importance of the relationship between organizations or groups that have weak ties. While most research is done on models of strong ties, this paper claims that weak ties are often overlooked. This ...
High bridewealth, migrant labour and the position of women in Lesotho
(Cambridge University Press on behalf of the School of Oriental and African Studies, 1977)
This essay discusses the high bride wealth in Lesotho, as well as discussing the role of women and migrant labor. It strives to explain the high bridewealth that is persistent in Lesotho and the article discusses the ...
Environmental quality and issues of adoption research
(Columbia, MO: The Rural Sociological Society, 1977)
The authors find that existing knowledge of adoption behavior is most applicable to commercial agricultural practices, and that adoption of environmental practices does not relate to adoption of commercial practices. ...