Millennium: tribal wisdom and the modern world

United Kingdom, 1992

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The western world’s desire to change other societies to its own image has robbed our modern world of the gifts of other cultures. By exploring the values and different world perspectives that hold many tribal societies together, this ten part series aims to stimulate reflection and to look at what the modern world can learn from tribal societies as we all approach the next millennium. Written and presented by David Maybury-Lewis.

Credits

co-producer

Richard Meech

Michael Grant

production company

Biniman Productions

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1992

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

S01089

Language

English

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Anthropology

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Tribes

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Culture conflict

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Philosophy

History → Anthropology

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Sound

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