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Norberg-Hodge, Helena

Overview
Works: 75 works in 181 publications in 4 languages and 2,421 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Conference proceedings  History  Dictionaries  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Internet videos  Cross-cultural studies 
Roles: Author, Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Other, Illustrator, Contributor
Classifications: HN690.L33, 307.141209546
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Most widely held works about Helena Norberg-Hodge
 
Most widely held works by Helena Norberg-Hodge
Ancient futures : learning from Ladakh by Helena Norberg-Hodge( Book )

31 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bringing the food economy home : local alternatives to global agribusiness by Helena Norberg-Hodge( Book )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norberg-Hodge, Todd Merrifield, and Steven Gorelick of the International Society for Ecology and Culture discuss how a shift towards local food economies would protect and rebuild the agricultural diversity that has been lost in the current specialized, capital intensive, technology-based global environment. Coverage includes the history of this change in emphasis from local to global; the ecology of food marketing and production; food and health, the economy, and the community; food security; and changing direction -- [source inconnue]
From the ground up : rethinking industrial agriculture by Helena Norberg-Hodge( Book )

8 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The economics of happiness by Helena Norberg-Hodge( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film about economic localization, a powerful strategy that can help heal our world from crisis -- our ecosystems, our societies, and ourselves. "The Economic of Happiness describes a world moving simultaneously in two opposing directions. As governments and big business continue to push for 'growth' in the form of increased global trade, we're seeing an increase in climate chaos, senseless war, fundamentalism, financial volatility, income inequality, and the consolidation of corporate power. At the same time, people around the world are resisting those policies, demanding a re-regulation of both trade and finance. And, far from the old institutions of power, communities are coming together to re-build more human-scale, ecological economies based on a new paradigm -- an economics of localization."--Container
Small is beautiful, big is subsidised : how our taxes contribute to social and environmental breakdown by Steven M Gorelick( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the ground up : rethinking industrial agriculture by Peter Goering( Book )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schooling the world the white man's last burden( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"If you wanted to change an ancient culture in a generation, how would you do it? You would change the way it educates its children. The U.S. Government knew this in the 19th century when it forced Native American children into government boarding schools. Today, volunteers build schools in traditional societies around the world, convinced that school is the only way to a 'better' life for indigenous children. But is this true? What really happens when we replace a traditional culture's way of learning and understanding the world with our own? Beautifully shot on location in the Buddhist culture of Ladakh in the northern Indian Himalayas, [the film] takes a challenging, sometimes funny, ultimately deeply disturbing look at the effects of modern education on the world's last sustainable indigenous cultures." -- Container
Ancient futures : lessons from Ladakh for a globalizing world by Helena Norberg-Hodge( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quand le développement crée la pauvreté : l'exemple du Ladakh by Helena Norberg-Hodge( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manger local : un choix écologique et économique by Helena Norberg-Hodge( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traite des marchés locaux, prône une agriculture soutenue par la communauté et une alimentation bio
Gaian economics : living well within planetary limits by Jonathan Dawson( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La-dwags kyi skad daṅ In-skad tshig mdzod = English Ladakhi dictionary by Helena Norberg-Hodge( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and Tibetan and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Future of progress reflections on environment and development( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews with participants at a conference held between May 30 and June 2, 1991, at Bishops-Arnö, near Stockholm in Sweden. The conference was jointly sponsored by the International Society for Ecology and Culture and Friends of the Earth, Sweden
Paradise with side effects( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two women from Ladakh, a remote region in the Himalayas, visit London on a "reality tour" with Helena Norberg-Hodge to see what life in the West is really like. The homelessness, old age homes and massive garbage dumps they encounter contrast sharply with the idealized media and advertising images of the West. Helena Norberg-Hodge has been working with the women in Ladakh for 30 years -- she and Dolma founded the Women's Alliance of Ladakh which works locally for sustainable development and preserving Ladakhi culture -- and her organization, the International Society for Ecology and Culture runs a educational center in the area, and leading the reverse "reality tours" with Westerners coming to the small farms
Local futures( Visual )

in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of the International Society for Ecology and Culture and their belief that thinking locally rather than globally with regards to the world economy
Die Ökonomie des Glücks( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eine Welt in der Krise - Massenarbeitslosigkeit, Finanzchaos und globale Erwärmung sind nur einige der drängendsten Missstände unserer Zeit. Schlagworte wie Nachhaltigkeit und Lokalisierung drängen in unser Bewusstsein - doch wie sind diese zu verstehen? DIE ÖKONOMIE DES GLÜCKS geht einem Weltwirtschaftssystem, das sich vor der Havarie befindet, auf den Grund und nähert sich der Frage: Wie kann eine glückliche Zukunft aussehen? Zu Wort kommen dabei WissenschaftlerInnen und AktivistInnen aus der ganzen Welt. Sie alle plädieren für einen alternativen Weg in die Zukunft: demokratisch, menschlich, ökologisch und lokal. Sie praktizieren die 'Ökonomie des Glücks'. Die Dokumentation stellt mit einer beeindruckenden Deutlichkeit die wirtschaftlichen, ökologischen und sozialen Zusammenhänge der weltweiten Krise dar, regt dabei zum Nachdenken an und provoziert durch die Konfrontation unserer alltäglichen Annehmlichkeiten mit ihren globalen Auswirkungen
Bringing the food economy home : the social, ecological and economic benefits of local food by Helena Norberg-Hodge( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The future of progress : reflections on environment and development by Edward Goldsmith( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient futures learning from Ladakh by John Page( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is about Ladakh, or "Little Tibet", a land with few resources & extreme climate in the Western Himalayas. The 1st part shows the traditional way of life of its inhabitants ; their sense of cooperation coupled with an intimate and location-specific knowledge of the environment enabled the Ladakhis not only to survive for more than a thousand years but to prosper. The 2nd part shows the breakdown of Ladakh's culture and environment caused by the "development". Questions the meaning of "progress" and "education". Teaches us about the root causes of environmental, social & psychological problems, and provides guidelines for our own future
The approaching great transformation : toward a livable post carbon economy by Joel Magnuson( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Approaching Great Transformation is about the coming shift in how we act and think in the world economically as the era of cheap oil comes to an end. It provides inspiration for those engaged in the ongoing global effort to move away from our dependency on fossil fuels and ceaseless growth, and towards a more sustainable, stable, and just system
 
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Ancient futures : learning from Ladakh
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Helena Norberg-Hodge Swedish activist and documentary director

Hodge Helena Norberg-

Hodge, Helena Norberg- 1946-

Norŭberŭ-Hoji, Hellena

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