Social capital : a review from an ethics perspective. / Ayios, Angela; Manning, Paul ; Jeurissen, Ronald; Spence, Laura.

In: Business Ethics: a European Review, Vol. 23, No. 1, 01.2014, p. 108-124.

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Social capital : a review from an ethics perspective. / Ayios, Angela; Manning, Paul ; Jeurissen, Ronald; Spence, Laura.

In: Business Ethics: a European Review, Vol. 23, No. 1, 01.2014, p. 108-124.

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Ayios, A, Manning, P, Jeurissen, R & Spence, L 2014, 'Social capital: a review from an ethics perspective', Business Ethics: a European Review, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 108-124. https://doi.org/10.1111/beer.12040

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Ayios, A., Manning, P., Jeurissen, R., & Spence, L. (2014). Social capital: a review from an ethics perspective. Business Ethics: a European Review, 23(1), 108-124. https://doi.org/10.1111/beer.12040

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Ayios A, Manning P, Jeurissen R, Spence L. Social capital: a review from an ethics perspective. Business Ethics: a European Review. 2014 Jan;23(1):108-124. https://doi.org/10.1111/beer.12040

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Ayios, Angela ; Manning, Paul ; Jeurissen, Ronald ; Spence, Laura. / Social capital : a review from an ethics perspective. In: Business Ethics: a European Review. 2014 ; Vol. 23, No. 1. pp. 108-124.

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