Social Control and Trust in the New Zealand Environmental Movement

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Social Control and Trust in the New Zealand Environmental Movement. / O'Brien, Thomas Anthony.

In: Journal of Sociology, Vol. 51, No. 4, 03.01.2013, p. 785-798.

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O'Brien, TA 2013, 'Social Control and Trust in the New Zealand Environmental Movement', Journal of Sociology, vol. 51, no. 4, pp. 785-798. https://doi.org/10.1177/1440783312473188

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O'Brien, T. A. (2013). Social Control and Trust in the New Zealand Environmental Movement. Journal of Sociology, 51(4), 785-798. https://doi.org/10.1177/1440783312473188

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O'Brien TA. Social Control and Trust in the New Zealand Environmental Movement. Journal of Sociology. 2013 Jan 3;51(4):785-798. https://doi.org/10.1177/1440783312473188

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O'Brien, Thomas Anthony. / Social Control and Trust in the New Zealand Environmental Movement. In: Journal of Sociology. 2013 ; Vol. 51, No. 4. pp. 785-798.

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