Being and Knowing Differently in Living Worlds: Rooted Networks and Relational Webs in Indigenous Geographies

  • Padini Nirmal


Dianne Rocheleau’s theory of rooted networks illuminates a discordant truth — despite the abstractions made central through centuries of Euromodernity, there continues to be a material interdependence between people, place and other entities that is fundamentally responsible for the building and continuation of what is often referred to as ‘living worlds’. Rocheleau reminds us that the worlds we inhabit are indeed alive (as living worlds of animate and inanimate beings), and that networks are not floating threads of connection but are in fact rooted in place and central to the livingness of worlds.


Indigenous People Indigenous Knowledge Knowledge Politics Political Ecology Living World 
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