Ecomyopia in the Anthropocene

Anthropology Today (33:1), 2017. By D.G. Casagrande, E.C. Jones, F.S. Wyndham, J.R. Stepp & R. Zarger

“… ecomyopia [we] define as the tendency to not recognize, to ignore, or fail to act on new information that contradicts political arrangements, social norms, or world views…”

 

I was tickled that this cartoon was reproduced in the 2021 book, The Anthropocene in Global Media: Neutralizing the Risk, edited by L. Skliar (as Fig 14.1)

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