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Table 5 Themes Related to Contextual Influences on Coalition Processes and Structures

From: How does community context influence coalitions in the formation stage? a multiple case study based on the Community Coalition Action Theory

Coalition Factor and Related Themes History of Collaboration Community Politics and History Community Norms and Values Community Demographics and Economy Conditions Geography
Coalition Processes      
When coalitions are comprised largely of organizations that have worked together in the past, coalition processes can be shaped by the way prior work was done. X     
Coalitions in resource-poor communities can experience difficulties carrying out simple operations.     X  
Coalition Structure      
When coalitions evolve from existing collaborative groups, they can inherit those structures, both formal and informal. X