Ancient futures: learning from Ladakh

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Sierra Club Books, Sep 24, 1991 - Political Science - 204 pages
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Describes the land and culture of Ladakh, a remote region of India that is trying to protect itself from the effects of rapid modernization, and relates the author's experiences while visiting this Himalayan people

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Perhaps no book, especially one as classic and oft-cited as this one, can live up to its reputation. I enjoyed, to some extent, the ethnographic accounts, yet I couldn't help feeling that all was ... Read full review

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A treasure of a book. Such a clear explanation of true human nature and the effects of industrialization. Well written and hopeful. Read full review

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Contents

Learning from Ladakh l
1
TRADITION
7
Little Tibet
9
Copyright

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About the author (1991)

Helena Norberg-Hodge is founder of ISEC (International Society for Ecology & Culture).