44. Place Economy - [A Different Way to Change the World]

Becoming Human

Jul 10 2022 • 51 mins

Practical Steps for Ecological Action

Why don’t movements work? History tends to repeat itself and we’re still wrestling with the same issues that have been plaguing society for millennia. Ecological ethics, then, can’t be a movement. But what other options are there?

This episode takes the philosophy of ecological ethics and offers a practice called Place Economy; which is really about community and belonging within the finite limitations of human beings. In order to make good ecological sense for the planet, we must make good ecological sense where we are.