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Takes a look at the modern economic system and its purported benefit to global society. Denounces the myths that everything has a price tag, purchasing things will bring people happiness, and that wealth, happiness and fulfillment are inseparable from money. Asserts that focusing on human and natura...

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Other Authors: MacAndrew, Heather (Screenwriter), Kennedy, Des, 1945- (Narrator, Screenwriter)
Format: Video
Language:English
Published: [Oley, Pennsylvania] : [Distributed by] Bullfrog Films, [2018]
Series:ReInventing the world.
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Summary:Takes a look at the modern economic system and its purported benefit to global society. Denounces the myths that everything has a price tag, purchasing things will bring people happiness, and that wealth, happiness and fulfillment are inseparable from money. Asserts that focusing on human and natural capital can truly benefit society and suggests that the values of life outweigh financial values. Featured are David Korten and Maude Barlow, along with Paul Hawken, Amory and Hunter Lovins.
Item Description:Title from title frames.
Originally produced by: Asterisk Productions Ltd., ©2001.
Physical Description:1 streaming video file (50 min.) : digital, sound, color
Format:System requirements: Firefox 4 and up; Safari 5.0 and up; Chrome version 21 and up; Internet Explorer 8 and up; Flash or HTML5 player.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Audience:10 and up.
Production Credits:Editor, Jack Morbin ; photography, Gord More - Quadra Productions ; original music, Tobin Stokes.
Access:Access restricted to subscribing institutions.