Startseite Skripte für das Sommersemester 2018 Ökologie & Nachhaltigkeit Master Geänderte Wahrnehmung Natural Capital

Natural Capital

Valley of Abundance by Trey Ratcliff

Early industries relied on seemingly endless supply of natural capital. Resources seemed immeasuarably vast. Nature itself was perceived as Mother Earth who, perpetually regenerative, would absorb all things and continue to grow.

At the same time, the Western view saw nature as a dangerous, brutish force to be civilized and subdued.

Cradle to Cradle, p. 24f