china doesn’t have an “environmental” problem

Submitted by James Miller on Fri, 11/14/2014 - 14:31
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China doesn’t have an “environmental“ problem. The language of “environment” continues the false notion that nature constitutes an objective reality extrinsic to human subjectivity, accessible through science, transformable through engineering. This paradigm gives us the sense that the environment is something outside us that we can save or preserve through science and technology or other…