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Urban Sociology and Research Methods on Neighborhoods and Health

  • Joseph A. Soares

Keywords

Social Capital Geographic Information System Census Tract Violent Crime Multilevel Model 
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  • Joseph A. Soares
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  1. 1.Department of SociologyWake Forest UniversityWinston-Salem

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