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close this bookKerala: Radical Reform as Development in an Indian State (FF, 1994, 140 p.)
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Videos About Kerala
(All except Altar of Fire run 25 to 30 minutes)

Altart of Fire. 1977. IA 1975 performance of an ancient Hindu Vedic ritual]. Robert Gardner and Frits Staal. Berkeley. University of California Extension Media Center. 45 minutes.

The Quiet Revolution: Kerala. 1994. [The 1990 Ernakulam District Total Literacy Programme in one village]. Available from The Rodale Institute, 611 Seigfriedale Rd., Kurztown, PA, 19530 or World Neighbors, 4127 NW 122 St., Oklahoma City, OK, 73120, Tel. 1-800-2326387.

The following four videos are available with English soundtrack from Dr. Nata Duvvury, loins Director, Centre for Development of Imagining Technology, Chitranjali Studio Complex, Thiurvallom, hiruvananthapuram 695 027, Kerala, India, FAX [91-471] 644569 Code 17.

Declining Birth Rate: Lessons from Kerala.

Plotting the Riches [The People's Resource Mapping Programme].

Ruin of the Commons? [Destruction of fishing off Kerala's coast].

The Weeping Rice Bowl [Environmental destruction of Lake Vembanad and surrounding rice fields].