Some articles on capital, material capital:
... they can be understood in the context of virtual capital ... as DKP is valueless outside the guild, parlaying of economic capital for DKP (paying real world currency in exchange for DKP) is almost unheard of ... result is that DKP serve less as currency or material capital and more as what Torill Mortensen refers to as a "social stabilizer" players who attend raids ...
Famous quotes containing the words capital and/or material:
“It is a capital blunder; as you discover, when another man recites his charities.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)
“One who pressed forward incessantly and never rested from his labors, who grew fast and made infinite demands on life, would always find himself in a new country or wilderness, and surrounded by the raw material of life. He would be climbing over the prostrate stems of primitive forest-trees.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)