This concept, the idea of man being ruler over not all of nature but a piece, is a curious one and needs to be explained in thorough detail. First, in order to understand the concept, we must first understand the components. Therefore, what comprises the term “man?” or what constitutes “nature.” Nature could be the vast wilderness or the suburban parks. Man can be the manmade ecosystems on this earth or every contrivance in creation. Frustrating as defin...
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...iversal support when called to do so. Man may decide the regulations that govern mankind, but he does not dictate all of nature. Hence he is a half dealing manager, master over one section but not all. Man’s ability to regulate his share of nature is worth observing when one plans to note the comparison between nature and man. For it is between the hands of man and nature where the future of all things are eventually situated.
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