News editors’ demographics predict their social capital

Seungahn Nah, Deborah S. Chung

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A survey of Kentucky community newspaper editors finds that editors hold different levels of social capital depending on their demographic characteristics. For example, female editors tend to have trust in people and have more organizational affiliations than do male editors.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)34-45
Number of pages12
JournalNewspaper Research Journal
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 2011

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Publisher Copyright:
© 2011 Newspaper and Online News Division of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Communication


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