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Unanticipated GainsOrigins of Network Inequality in Everyday Life$
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Mario Luis Small

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780195384352

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195384352.001.0001

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Organizational Ties and Neighborhood Effects

Organizational Ties and Neighborhood Effects

How Mothers’ Nonsocial Ties Were Affected by Location

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(p.157) 7 Organizational Ties and Neighborhood Effects
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Unanticipated Gains
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Mario Luis Small

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195384352.003.0007

This chapter examines which childcare centers were likely to exhibit those organizational ties that provided resources useful to mothers. The chapter pays special attention to neighborhood context, examining whether childcare centers tended to be more or less connected when located in poor neighborhoods. It finds that many actors played a role in the prevalence of organizational ties, including parents, powerful external non‐profit organizations, and the state. In addition, using survey data on nearly 300 childcare centers in New York City, it finds that childcare centers tended to have more, not fewer connections if they were located in high poverty areas.

Keywords:   organizational ties, the state, large non‐profit organizations, referral ties, collaborative ties, neighborhood effects

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