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[Blog] Degrowth and the pluriverse: continued coloniality or intercultural revolution?
online resourceposted on 2023-06-10, 01:13 authored by Saurabh AroraSaurabh Arora, Andrew StirlingAndrew Stirling
We urge degrowth proponents to do three things: distinguish socio-material topologies from size and shape, prioritise pluriversal differences over homogenising tendencies, and critically recognise obsessions of growth as situated within control-driven Modernities. If these crucial distinctions and connections are not made, degrowth can inadvertently re-enact the presumed superiority of Modern developments over alternative topologies of the pluriverse.
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