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Treading Lightly : The Hidden Wisdom of the World's Oldest People - Karl-Erik Sveiby

Treading Lightly

The Hidden Wisdom of the World's Oldest People


Published: 20th December 2012
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In this unique journey into traditional Aboriginal life and culture, a European business-management professor and an Aboriginal elder collaborate to create a powerful and original model that western societies can use to build environmentally sustainable organizations, communities, and ecologies based upon the same Aboriginal traditions that allowed the Aborigines to create sustainable societies in very fragile landscapes.

About the authors; Title page; Contents; Nhunggabarra Stories; Paintings by Tex Skuthorpe; Acknowledgements; Tex's Story; Introduction; 1 In the Beginning ...; 2 The Country is a Story; 3 The Knowledge is in the Story; 4 Learning the Story: the Education System; 5 Knowledge Economy; 6 Leadership: All Have a Role; 7 The Fourth Level; 8 The Spirit of Death Arrives ...; 9 The Nhunggabarra 'Recipe' for Sustainability; 10 Sustain out World!; Yuwaalayaay/Yuwaalaraay Glossary; Further Reading and Research Notes; References and Sources; Index;

ISBN: 9781741159646
ISBN-10: 1741159644
Format: PDF
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 284
Published: 20th December 2012
Edition Number: 1