Maranke Spoor mentioned “dogma” in relation to permaculture, research and science. More precisely she uses the term mostly in relation to techniques used by permaculture practitioners. It’s interesting that Rafter Sas Ferguson published an interesting post n this subject in March last year.
Could the “dogma” issue be related to a widespread misunderstanding of what permaculture really is? Are we confusing the dogmatic application of techniques with the skeptical application of design philosophy? And if so how did we get there? Continue reading “Ditch Dogma – Question Everything”