Chapter 10: Conclusion: we were never Western
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Concluding the book, this chapter draws together some of the book's themes in relation to broader themes of risk, change and securitisation. It illustrates some possibilities to, in a limited individual way, "escape" (akin to a "tourism bubble") limitations to nature relations developed through the binary systems discussed in the book. However, it also shows that a primary means to start rethinking binary conceptualisations is to be aware of these in analysis and decision-making. Considering the impact of power systems, as well incentivising nature relations to limit overuse, are crucial in this.