Guattari

In a way, underlying the core of Guattari’s discussion of the three ecologies – the interconnectedness of the social, mental, and environmental – is a discussion of how to harness growing technological advancements to serve the public good, rather than using them as tools of a profit economy.

The discussion of the mental ecology here is crucial because it seems Guattari advocates a rewiring of our consumerist thinking as a way to fight for change.

I found this graphic from a book by Elizabeth Baker on “The Ecological Self” that helped me visualize some of what Guattari was talking about –

 

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Mike

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