2017, Feb 4 (h.20:00) – Comune di Pioltello (MI), Assessorato alla Cultura e Associazione Oltrelepagine, Quartiere Satellite, Pioltello (MI): Migranti da sempre: viaggio della scienza alle origini di Homo sapiens (e dei suoi parenti). Evening lecture.
The reflection on human cultures delivers more and more a critical and complex vision that makes it difficult to imagine ourselves counting, describe or analytically decompose cultures. Bypassing questions like “what is a culture”, “which and how many cultures are there”, and “how important is each culture”, anthropology and ethnography give scientific form to the […]
Biodiversity shapes cultural diversity. Culture shapes the environment. But according to the biocultural paradigm of the “inextricable link”, such bidirectional co-determination in fact prevents the analytical distinction of the two. We must, indeed, talk about a unified type of diversity: biocultural diversity. The field aims to conserve, defend rights of indigenous people, and obtain political […]