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human resources

Alisdair Rogers, Noel Castree and Rob Kitchin

in A Dictionary of Human Geography

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780199599868
Published online September 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191758065
human resources

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The goods and services originating from society rather than *nature. The distinction from *natural resources assumes that society and nature can be separately identified. There is a sense in which even natural resources, as cultural appraisals of material substances, are human....

Reference Entry.  45 words. 

Subjects: Human Geography

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