Jean Liedloff, an American writer, spent two and a half years deep in the South American jungle with Stone Age Indians. The experience demolished her Western preconceptions of how we should live and led her to a radically different view of what human nature really is. She offers a new understanding of how we have lost much of our natural well-being and shows us practical ways to regain it for our children and for ourselves.
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What are Social Tools? - Sarah Prag
Mini-clip interview for Gurteen Knowledge with Sarah Prag. What are Social Tools? Shot at the Unicom Seminars Conference on Social Networking Tools In London, September 2006.
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