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2006) “Retention and Expansion of Existing Businesses,” Community Development Handbook, Atlanta, GA: Community Development Council. , Deller, S. and Marcouiller, D. (2006) “Rethinking Community Economic Development,” Economic Development Quarterly, 20(1): 59–74. Shirouzu, N. ” The Wall Street Journal, February 1, p. A1. Southern Economic Development Council (SEDC) (2006) Member Profile Survey, Atlanta, GA: SEDC. Walker, C. (2002) Community Development Corporations and Their Changing Support Systems, Washington, DC: Urban Institute.
There are four other forms of “community capital” often mentioned in the community development literature (Green and Haines 2002: viii): 1 Human capital: labor supply, skills, capabilities and experience, etc. 2 Physical capital: buildings, streets, infrastructure, etc. 3 Financial capital: community financial institutions, micro loan funds, community development banks, etc. 4 Environmental capital: natural resources, weather, recreational opportunities, etc. COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT All five types of community capital are important.
2002) Community Development Corporations and Their Changing Support Systems, Washington, DC: Urban Institute. L. (1963) The Community In America, Chicago, IL: Rand McNally Press. Wise, G. (1998) Definitions: Community Development and Community-Based Education, Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Extension Service. 19 2 Seven theories for seven community developers1 Ronald J. Hustedde Community developers need theories to help guide and frame the complexity of their work. However, the field is girded with so many theories from various disciplines that it is difficult for practitioners to sort through them.