Sustainability science as if the world mattered: sketching an art contribution by comparison

  title={Sustainability science as if the world mattered: sketching an art contribution by comparison},
  author={Michael Pr{\"o}pper},
  journal={Ecology and Society},
  • M. Pröpper
  • Published 2017
  • Political Science
  • Ecology and Society
Here, I investigate some of the potential contributions of art to the emerging field of sustainability science. First, the involvement of sustainability thinking in art is massively increasing. Second, there is a line of interactions between art and science that do not necessarily take sustainability as their content, at least in an ecological sense. Third, there are a considerable number of examples of sustainability science projects that are intended to link knowledge to social action without… Expand
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