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

Norberg-Hodge, Helena
March 1992
Earth Island Journal;Spring92, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p27
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..


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