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Ancient futures : learning from Ladakh.

Page, John, 1953- (Added Author). Gorelick, Steven. (Added Author). Armstrong, Army. (Added Author). Norberg-Hodge, Helena. Ancient futures. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 60 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Green Planet Films : 2015.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by John Page.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, John Page.
Summary, etc.:
Now on DVD. How we can learn about ecological solutions from an ancient culture? Ladakh, or Little Tibet, is a wildly beautiful desert land high in the western Himalayas. It is a place of few resources and an extreme climate. Yet, for more than a thousand years, it has been home to a thriving culture. Then came development. Centuries of ecological balance and social harmony are under threat from modernization. The breakdown of Ladakh's culture and environment forces us to re-examine what we really mean by progress. With Helena Norberg-Hodge.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Rural development projects > India > Ladākh.
Appropriate technology > India > Ladākh.
Ladākh (India) > Rural conditions.

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