The swiftly evolving socioeconomic life of Ladakh, whose people struggle to balance growth and technology with cultural values, offers crucial lessons in sustainable development. This gripping portrait of the western Himalayan land known as "Little Tibet" moves from the author's first visit to idyllic, nonindustrial Ladakh in 1974 to the present, ...

Ancient Futures: Learning from Ladakh 1992, Sierra Club Books, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9780871566430

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