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Definition of 'social capital'

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A powerful store of social capital still exists. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Our bonds of belonging - what sociologists call 'social capital' - were growing thin. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Mentoring means sharing social capital, to use two post-riot buzzwords. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The higher your score, the more influence or social capital you have. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There is such a thing as social capital. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Be sensitive to their hard-earned social capital. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They have what sociologists call social capital. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The concept works on trust and social capital, she added. canada.com (2008)Because it is not priced, the immediate cost of eroding social capital never obvious. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's not the social capital of the world and was hard. Times, Sunday Times (2010)

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