The Eight Forms of Capital

Social Capital Currency = Connections. Complexing to… influence, relationships.

Material Capital Currency = Materials, “natural resources”. Complexing to… tools, buildings, infrastructure.

Financial Capital Currency = Money. Complexing to… financial instruments & securities.

Living Capital Currency = Carbon, Nitrogen, Water. Complexing to… soil, living organisms, land, ecosystem services.

Intellectual Capital Currency = Ideas, Knowledge. Complexing to… words, images, “intellectual property.”

Experiential Capital Currency = Action. Complexing to… embodied experience, wisdom.

Spiritual Capital Currency = Prayer, Intention; Faith, Karma. Complexing to… spiritual attainment.

Cultural Capital Currency = Song, Story, Ritual. Complexing to… community.

Via Ethan C Roland at Appleseed Permaculture

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