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Unformatted text preview: nonmonetary benefits have been forgotten. As necessities to live become commoditized, man resorts, acts as if nature is there solely for his exploitation. The community then absorbs the costs, while the individual revels in his successes. In the second chapter, geographical expansion was a priority concern before population control and respect for Mother Nature. But, the country saw freedom and democracy as a correlate of national expansion; anyone who lived on and improved a plot could call it their own. Globalization of investors exponentially increased production and exponentially increased a lack of respect of the land....
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This note was uploaded on 10/28/2010 for the course ANTHRO 2/AC taught by Professor Wilkes during the Spring '09 term at Berkeley.
- Spring '09