Exploring Perceived Neighbourhood Social Capital

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Abstract

A survey of older people’s perceptions of their social capital was implemented in Bukit Panjang town, Singapore. Complementing the on-site observation study (Chap. 7), this survey was administered at four different public spaces and elicited information on socio-demographics, neighbourhood connections, social and civic participation, helping behaviour, trust, neighbourhood facilities and problems.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAgeing and the Built Environment in Singapore
EditorsBelinda Yuen
Place of PublicationCham, Switzerland
PublisherSpringer
Chapter9
Pages241-258
Number of pages18
Edition1
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-319-92444-1
ISBN (Print)978-3-319-92443-4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2019
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Social capital
  • Singapore
  • Older people
  • Social network
  • socio-demographics
  • neighbourhood connections

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