Problem

Glorification of primitive cultures

Other Names:
Romanticizing indigenous societies
Romanticizing traditional peoples
Claim:
Although some live close to the earth and its life forms, it is to no one's benefit to romanticize indigenous and traditional peoples. They themselves reject an 'ecologically nobme savage' approach that romanticizes their relationship with nature.
Broader Problems:
Glorification of the past
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
19.02.2000 – 00:00 CET