TITLE

Learning from Ladakh: A passionate appeal for `counter-development'

AUTHOR(S)
Norberg-Hodge, Helena
PUB. DATE
March 1992
SOURCE
Earth Island Journal;Spring92, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the quality of life, before and after the advent of development, in Ladakh, an isolated region in northwestern India. Geography and culture; Serenity and happiness of the Ladakhis; Traditional nature-based society; Negative impact of development; Creation of a pilot project that introduces technological alternatives; Counter-development efforts. INSET: The Ladakh Project..
ACCESSION #
9611113878

 

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