The Monitoring Capacity of Civil Society Networks: A Social Network Analysis in the Case of Gender Equality Policy

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The Monitoring Capacity of Civil Society Networks : A Social Network Analysis in the Case of Gender Equality Policy. / Schrama, Reini Margriet.

I: Journal of Civil Society, Bind 15, Nr. 2, 2019, s. 123-142.

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Schrama, RM 2019, 'The Monitoring Capacity of Civil Society Networks: A Social Network Analysis in the Case of Gender Equality Policy', Journal of Civil Society, bind 15, nr. 2, s. 123-142. https://doi.org/10.1080/17448689.2019.1598628

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Schrama, R. M. (2019). The Monitoring Capacity of Civil Society Networks: A Social Network Analysis in the Case of Gender Equality Policy. Journal of Civil Society, 15(2), 123-142. https://doi.org/10.1080/17448689.2019.1598628

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Schrama RM. The Monitoring Capacity of Civil Society Networks: A Social Network Analysis in the Case of Gender Equality Policy. Journal of Civil Society. 2019;15(2):123-142. https://doi.org/10.1080/17448689.2019.1598628

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Schrama, Reini Margriet. / The Monitoring Capacity of Civil Society Networks : A Social Network Analysis in the Case of Gender Equality Policy. I: Journal of Civil Society. 2019 ; Bind 15, Nr. 2. s. 123-142.

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