Patagonia... at the end of the world

by Barbara d'Introno

During the 20th century, the behaviors of societies and cultures towards all the facets of nature were characterized by a growing human interference in the relationship between the human race and the natural habitat. An anthropocentrism perspective that has often appeared as an icy insensitivity able to make us forget, as Ortega y Gasset points out, that «I am me plus my environment and if I don't preserve it, I don't preserve myself»