É possível respeitar a terra?

Dilemas ambientais entre fazendeiros Mapuche no Chile


  • Piergiorgio Di Giminiani




Conhecimento ambiental, agricultura, assimilação, Mapuche, Chile


Esse artigo analisa formas ideais, possíveis e reais de engajamento ambiental entre o povo Mapuche. Material etnográfico centrado nas práticas agrícolas entre os residentes rurais de Mapuche, e suas conexões com a indústria do agronegócio mostram como ideias indígenas de “respeito” e princípios ontológicos de consciência não-humana são constantemente negociados na mediação entre a vontade de proteger a terra e a necessidade de explorála para garantir a continuidade das conexões de terra sobre as quais o pertencimento Mapuche se baseia. Dilemas ambientais oferecem uma perspectiva crítica ao fenômeno da assimilação, o qual se baseia em preocupações sobre a adoção de práticas socioecológicas associadas aos winka (pessoas não-indígenas) e alteridade com gerações passadas, cujos valores ambientais são admirados enquanto considerados inadequados em face dos desafios da agricultura de pequena escala.


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Di Giminiani, P. (2018). É possível respeitar a terra? Dilemas ambientais entre fazendeiros Mapuche no Chile. Revista De Antropologia Da UFSCar, 10(2), 70–104. https://doi.org/10.52426/rau.v10i2.251



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