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Author: Richard MeechMichael GrantAdrian MaloneDavid Maybury-LewisBiniman Productions (Firm); et al; All authors
Publisher: Alexandria, VA : PBS Video [distributor], 1992.
Series: Millennium : tribal wisdom and the modern world.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Return with host David Maybury-Lewis to the Xavante tribe in the jungles of Brazil, the Navajo of the American Southwest, and elsewhere to review the primary wisdoms that tribal people offer to our modernized world. Then travel to central France to explore the most perplexing dilemmas of the Western world--heart versus mind, body versus soul, the desires of the individual versus the needs of society. The program  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction television programs
Documentary television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Television programs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Meech; Michael Grant; Adrian Malone; David Maybury-Lewis; Biniman Productions (Firm); PBS Video.; et al
ISBN: 0793606764 9780793606764
OCLC Number: 25906377
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Series has companion volume by David Maybury-Lewis with the same title.
Credits: Written by Adrian Malone ; produced by Richard Meech and Michael Grant ; executive producer, Adrian Malone ; editor, michael Todd ; research, Victor Barac.
Performer(s): Host, David Maybury-Lewis.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. + 1 action & resource guide + 1 teacher's reference booklet + 8 student activity sheets + 1 viewer's guide.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Millennium : tribal wisdom and the modern world.
Other Titles: Millennium (Television program)
Responsibility: a co-production of Biniman Productions Limited ... [et al.] ; writer, Adrian Malone ; director, Richard Meech ; producers, Michael Grant, Richard Meech.

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Return with host David Maybury-Lewis to the Xavante tribe in the jungles of Brazil, the Navajo of the American Southwest, and elsewhere to review the primary wisdoms that tribal people offer to our modernized world. Then travel to central France to explore the most perplexing dilemmas of the Western world--heart versus mind, body versus soul, the desires of the individual versus the needs of society. The program examines several tribal cultures and reflects on how they have kept a firm sense of belonging and being at home, wherever they find themselves.

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