Towards ecological autarky

Michel van Dartel, Anne Nigten

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While the notion of autarky is often contested in terms of feasibility and desirability, art and design projects that deal with autarky seem to moreover suggest positive socio-cultural and ecological effects of autarkic living. A social network model of autarky is introduced to unify these seemingly opposing views.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)494-495
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2014


  • popular culture
  • sustainability
  • innovation
  • ecology
  • autarky
  • art
  • technology
  • society


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