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This seemingly small phenomenon symbolizes a significant social change that Robert Putnam has identified in this brilliant volume, Bowling Alone, which The. Bowling Alone by Robert D. Putnam. Read online, or download in secure EPUB format. Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community. by Robert D. Putnam. (New York: Simon & Schuster, ). In a groundbreaking book based.
The dark side of social capital -- Lessons of history : the Gilded Age and the Progressive Era -- Toward an agenda for social capitalists. Responsibility: Robert D. Abstract: "Putnam's work shows how social bonds are the most powerful predictor of life satisfaction. For example, he reports that getting married is the equivalent of quadrupling your income and attending a club meeting regularly is the equivalent of doubling your income. The loss of social capital is felt in critical ways: Communities with less social capital have lower educational performance and more teen pregnancy, child suicide, low birth weight, and prenatal mortality.
Your rating has been recorded. Write a review Rate this item: Preview this item Preview this item. Bowling alone: Robert D Putnam Publisher: New York: English View all editions and formats Summary: For example, he reports that getting married is the equivalent of quadrupling your income and attending a club meeting regularly is the equivalent of doubling your income. The loss of social capital is felt in critical ways: Communities with less social capital have lower educational performance and more teen pregnancy, child suicide, low birth weight, and prenatal mortality.
Social capital is also a strong predictor of crime rates and other measures of neighborhood quality of life, as it is of our health: In quantitative terms, if you both smoke and belong to no groups, it's a close call as to which is the riskier behavior.
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Putnam warns that our stock of social capital — the very fabric of our connections with each other, has plummeted, impoverishing our lives and communities.
Putnam draws on evidence including nearly , interviews over the last quarter century to show that we sign fewer petitions, belong to fewer organizations that meet, know our neighbors less, meet with friends less frequently, and even socialize with our families less often. More Americans are bowling than ever before, but they are not bowling in leagues.
America has civicly reinvented itself before — approximately years ago at the turn of the last century. And America can civicly reinvent itself again — find out how and help make it happen at our companion site, BetterTogether. Watching commercial entertainment TV is the only leisure activity where doing more of it is associated with lower social capital.
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