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Withhold not good from them to whom it is due, when it is in the power of thine hand to do it.
-Proverbs 3:27

Social Capital—A Definition

The University of Minnesota Extension provides a succinct definition of social capital, explains its benefit, and suggest ways to build it. This PowerPoint presentation echoes some of the basic themes examined in Robert Putnam’s “Bowling Alone—The Collapse and Revival of American Community.”

http://www1.extension.umn.edu/community/civic-engagement/docs/social-capital-community.pdf

 
 

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