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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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.


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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