Volume 17 · Number 3 · Pages 211–214
What Needs to Change for Us to Love a Place?

Ezequiel A. Di Paolo

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Abstract

Open peer commentary on the article “Loving the Earth by Loving a Place: A Situated Approach to the Love of Nature” by Laura Candiotto. Abstract: Candiotto elaborates a down-to-earth enactive epistemology and applies it to environmental ethics. I comment on the timeliness of her intervention and the challenges for an enactive account of place. I concur with her exhortation to a participatory loving of place by becoming native, but notice that the conditions for enacting it are inaccessible for most. Some healing is needed first.

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Di Paolo E. A. (2022) What needs to change for us to love a place? Constructivist Foundations 17(3): 211–214. https://constructivist.info/17/3/211

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