What Goes Around Comes Around: From the Coloniality of Power to the Crisis of Civilization

  title={What Goes Around Comes Around: From the Coloniality of Power to the Crisis of Civilization},
  author={Leonardo Esteban Figueroa Helland and Timothy Lindgren},
  journal={Journal of World-Systems Research},
This article combines world-systems, decolonial, eco-feminist and post-human ecological approaches to deconstruct the planetary crisis of the hegemonic civilization. Underpinned by anthropocentric, androcentric, hetero-patriarchal, Euro/Western-centric, modern/colonial and capitalist systems of power, this civilization causes devastating socioecological effects. Globalized through (neo)colonialism/(neo)imperialism, it has subjugated the rural under the urban and the Global South under the North… Expand
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