Date of Award
Psychology, Criminal Justice and Sociology
What is Community?: Commitment and Capital Among Three Groups Combining quantitative and qualitative techniques, our research explores community's nature among three distinct primary groups: a fire company, a bowling league, and a house church. Descriptive analyses find characteristically varying group commitment and social capital manifestations.
Bechtel, Heather and Thomas, Kevin A., "What is community?: Commitment and capital among three groups" (2005). Honors Projects and Presentations: Undergraduate. 376.
Senior thesis, Department of Sociology, Social Work and Criminal Justice, Messiah College, 2005.