Interweaving Resources: From Economic Hegemony towards a New Understanding of Resources

Deutsches Bergbau-Museum Bochum Am Bergbaumuseum 28, Bochum, Deutschland

The term “resource”, deriving from the Latin verb “resurgere”, meaning “to rise again” has undergone numerous changes in its conceptual history, encompassing various meanings. Unsurprisingly, there are many facets or uses of the term “resource” among and within academic disciplines and fields. Uses range significantly in degree of reflection and contextual complexity taken into account. …