This course explores the dimensions of social capital. Most scholars agree that social capital is multidimensional and although different dimensions have been proposed, there is a consensus emerging that there are three dimensions most relevant to its application. Ultimately, the goal of this course is to help you to understand the concept better, apply it more effectively, and save you time in doing so.
What Will You Learn?
- Gain a general understanding of the origins of the dimensions of social capital
- Find out about the meaning of each dimension and why it is important to consider all dimensions
- Discover the main components of each dimension and the interrelationships between the dimensions
- Learn about each dimension and their main components
Dimensions of Social Capital
Dimensions of social capital26:34
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Quiz – Social Capital Dimensions