Latest publications

Lubbers, M. J., Molina, J. L., & McCarty, C. (accepted). How do migrants’ processes of social embedding unfold over time? Forthcoming in Global Networks.

Escribano, P., Lubbers, M. J. & Molina, J. L (forthcoming, online first). A typology of ecological intentional communities: Environmental sustainability through subsistence and material reproduction. Forthcoming in Journal of Cleaner Production, 266, 1-14. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.121803

Molina, J. L., García-Macías, A., Lubbers, M. J., & Valenzuela, H. (forthcoming, online first). The embeddedness of social capital in personal networks. Network Science, 1-15. https://doi.org/10.1017/nws.2019.30

Hancean, M.; Lubbers, M.J.; Molina, J.L. (2020). Measuring Transnational Social Fields Through Binational Link-tracing Sampling. Preprints 2020, 2020060308. https://doi.org/10.20944/preprints202006.0308.v1

Lubbers, M. J., Small, M. J., & Valenzuela, H. (2020). Do networks help people to manage poverty? Perspectives from the field. Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Vol. 689 (1), 7-25https://doi.org/10.1177/0002716220923959

Lubbers, M. J., Valenzuela, H., Escribano P., Molina, J. L., Casellas, A., & Grau, J. (2020). ­­Relationships stretched thin: Social support mobilization in poverty. Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Vol. 689 (1), 65-88. https://doi.org/10.1177/0002716220911913 (Open Access!)

Lubbers, M. J., Verdery, A., & Molina, J. L. (2020). Social networks and transnational social fields: A review of quantitative and mixed-methods approaches. International Migration Review, 54(1), 177-204https://doi.org/10.1177/0197918318812343

Lubbers, M. J., Molina, J. L., & Valenzuela, H. (2019). When networks speak volumes: Variation in the size of broader acquaintanceship networks. Social Networks59, 55-69. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socnet.2018.08.004

McCarty, C., Lubbers, M. J., Vacca, R., & Molina, J. L. (2019). Conducting Personal Network Research: A Practical Guide. Guilford Press.

Grau Rebollo, J., Escribano Castaño, P., Valenzuela-Garcia, H., & Lubbers, M. J. (2019). Charities as symbolic families: Ethnographic evidence from Spain. Journal of Organizational Ethnography, 8(1), 25-41. https://doi.org/10.1108/JOE-03-2018-0012

Valenzuela-Garcia, H., Lubbers, M. J., & Rice, J. G. (2019). Charities under austerity. Ethnographies of poverty and marginality in Western non-profit and charity associations. Journal of Organizational Ethnography, 8(1), 2-10. https://doi.org/10.1108/JOE-04-2019-076

Valenzuela-García, H., Molina, J. L., M. J. Lubbers, Escribano, P., & Fuentes, S. (2019). Emprendimiento Social. Autoempleo y extracción del valor en la era post-crisis. Revista de Antropología Social, 28(2), 371-390. https://dx.doi.org/10.5209/raso.65619

Pampalona, J., Lubbers, M. J., & Molina, J. L. (2019). Integración mixta de empresarios inmigrantes en micro-estados. El caso de Andorra. Periferia, 24(1), 131-160. https://doi.org/10.5565/rev/periferia.684

Valenzuela García, H., Molina, J. L., & Lubbers, M. J. (2020). Une révision critique du modèle d’enclave ethnique. Le cas de Lloret de Mar. En El Miri, M., Mercier, D. et Peraldi, M. (Eds.), Frontières en travail. Migrations, travail et fabrique des frontières dans le monde. Editions Karthala, Paris. 

Gallois, S., Lubbers, M. J., Duda, R., Hewlett, B., & Reyes, V. (2018). Social networks and knowledge acquisition strategies among Baka children, southeastern Cameroon. Human Nature, 29(4), 442–463https://doi.org/10.1007/s12110-018-9328-0

Molina, J. L., Valenzuela, H., Lubbers, M. J., Escribano, P., & Lobato, M. (2018). The cowl does make the monk: Understanding the emergence of social entrepreneurship in a temporal-spatial context. Voluntas - International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, 29(4), 725-739.  https://doi.org/10.1007/s11266-017-9921-6

Valenzuela, H., Guëll, B., Parella, S., Molina, J. L., & Lubbers, M. J. (2018). Placing migrant entrepreneurship: Migrant economy debates through new spatial lenses. Sociologica - Italian Journal of Sociology, 12(2), 39-56. https://sociologica.unibo.it/article/view/8619

Molina, J. L., Martínez-Chafer, L., Molina-Morales, F. X., & Lubbers, M. J. (2018). Industrial districts and migrant enclaves: A model of interaction. European Planning Studies26(6), 1160-1180. https://doi.org/10.1080/09654313.2018.1455808

Lubbers, M. J. (2018). Annie Woube - Finding one's place: an ethnological study of belonging among Swedish migrants on the Costa del Sol in Spain. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, 24(2), 398-399. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-9655.12830

Bilecen, B., Gamper, M., & Lubbers, M. J. (2018). The missing link: Social network analysis in migration and transnationalism. Social Networks53, 1-3. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socnet.2017.07.001.

Vacca, R., Solano, G., Lubbers, M.  J., Molina, J. L., & McCarty C. (2018). A personal network approach to the study of immigrant structural assimilation and transnationalism. Social Networks, 53, 72-89. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socnet.2016.08.007.

Valenzuela, H., Lubbers, M. J., & Molina, J. L. (2018). Off the methodological records: Sample selection, institutional access, and ambivalent audit/ethical issues when investigating vulnerable people. Sage Research Methods Cases. http://dx.doi.org/10.4135/9781526432735.

Belzunegui Eraso, A., De Andrés Cardona, J., Lubbers, M., Mellen Vinagre, T., Pastor Gosálbez, I., & Duenas Cid, D. (2018). L'Església Ortodoxa Romanesa a Catalunya: Estructura de Relacions i Comunitat de Creients. Tarragona: URV Publicacions. ISBN: 978-84-8424-666-4.

Maya Jariego, I., Holgado, D., & Lubbers, M. J. (2018). Efectos de la estructura de las redes personales en la red sociocéntrica de una cohorte de estudiantes en transición de la enseñanza secundaria a la Universidad. Universitas Psicológica, 17(1), 1-12. https://doi.org/10.11144/Javeriana.upsy17-1.eerp.

Molina, J. L., & Lubbers, M. J. (2018). Mario Small - Someone to Talk to. Redes - Revista Hispana para el Análisis de Redes Sociales, 29(1), 163-165. https://doi.org/10.5565/rev/redes.761.

De la Haye, K., Dijkstra, J., Lubbers, M. J., Van Rijsewijk, L. G. M., & R. P. Stolk (2017). The dual role of friendship and antipathy relations in the marginalization of overweight children in their peer networks: The TRAILS study. PLOS One 12(6), e0178130. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0178130.

Molina, J. L., Lubbers, M. J., Valenzuela-García, H., & Gómez-Mestres, S. (2017). Cooperation and competition in social anthropology. Anthropology Today, 33, 11-14. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-8322.12323.

Escribano, P., Lubbers, M. J., & Molina, J. L. (2017). Becoming part of an eco-community: Social and environmental activism or livelihood strategy? Social Sciences, 6(4), 148https://doi.org/10.3390/socsci6040148.

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