Spheres of Relations, Lines of Interaction: Subtle Ecologies of the Rarámuri Landscape in Northern Mexico

@inproceedings{Wyndham2009SpheresOR,
  title={Spheres of Relations, Lines of Interaction: Subtle Ecologies of the Rar{\'a}muri Landscape in Northern Mexico},
  author={Felice S. Wyndham},
  year={2009}
}
Abstract This article describes contemporary landscape management practices in a Rarámuri community in northern Mexico. Learning from Rarámuri concepts and teachings, I investigate Rarámuri landscapes from a relational rather than instrumental perspective. In particular I introduce the concept of subtle ecologies, explored in this article with the heuristic devices of spheres of relations (the effects of collective human action), and lines of interaction (trajectories of intersections between… 
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