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The Resource Last child in the woods : saving our children from nature-deficit disorder, Richard Louv

Last child in the woods : saving our children from nature-deficit disorder, Richard Louv

Label
Last child in the woods : saving our children from nature-deficit disorder
Title
Last child in the woods
Title remainder
saving our children from nature-deficit disorder
Statement of responsibility
Richard Louv
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Louv talks with parents, children, teachers, scientists, religious leaders, child-development researchers, and environmentalists to find ways for children to experience the natural world more deeply
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Louv, Richard
Dewey number
155.4/18
Index
index present
LC call number
BF353.5.N37
LC item number
L68 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nature
  • Children and the environment
  • Umwelterziehung
  • Natur
Label
Last child in the woods : saving our children from nature-deficit disorder, Richard Louv
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [317]-332) and index
Contents
pt. I. The new relationship between children and nature. Gifts of nature -- The third frontier -- The criminalization of natural play -- pt. II. Why the young (and the rest of us) need nature. Climbing the tree of health -- A life of the senses: nature vs. the know-it-all state of mind -- The "eighth intelligence" -- The genius of childhood: how nature nurtures creativity -- Nature-deficit disorder and the restorative environment -- pt. III. The best of intentions: why Johnnie And Jeannie don't play outside anymore. Time and fear -- The bogeyman syndrome redux -- Don't know much about natural history: education as a barrier to nature -- Where will future stewards of nature come from? -- pt. IV. The nature-child reunion. Bringing nature home -- Scared smart: facing the bogeyman -- Telling turtle tales: using nature as a moral teacher -- pt. V. The jungle blackboard. Natural school reform -- Camp revival -- pt. VI. Wonder land: opening the fourth frontier. The education of Judge Thatcher: decriminalizing natural play -- Cities gone wild -- Where the wild things will be: a new back-to-the-land movement -- pt. VII. To be amazed. The spiritual necessity of nature for the young -- Fire and fermentation: building a movement -- While it lasts
Control code
ocn183879632
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Updated and expanded.
Extent
xii, 390 p.
Isbn
9781565126053
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007049665
System control number
  • (OCoLC)183879632
  • a999427
Label
Last child in the woods : saving our children from nature-deficit disorder, Richard Louv
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [317]-332) and index
Contents
pt. I. The new relationship between children and nature. Gifts of nature -- The third frontier -- The criminalization of natural play -- pt. II. Why the young (and the rest of us) need nature. Climbing the tree of health -- A life of the senses: nature vs. the know-it-all state of mind -- The "eighth intelligence" -- The genius of childhood: how nature nurtures creativity -- Nature-deficit disorder and the restorative environment -- pt. III. The best of intentions: why Johnnie And Jeannie don't play outside anymore. Time and fear -- The bogeyman syndrome redux -- Don't know much about natural history: education as a barrier to nature -- Where will future stewards of nature come from? -- pt. IV. The nature-child reunion. Bringing nature home -- Scared smart: facing the bogeyman -- Telling turtle tales: using nature as a moral teacher -- pt. V. The jungle blackboard. Natural school reform -- Camp revival -- pt. VI. Wonder land: opening the fourth frontier. The education of Judge Thatcher: decriminalizing natural play -- Cities gone wild -- Where the wild things will be: a new back-to-the-land movement -- pt. VII. To be amazed. The spiritual necessity of nature for the young -- Fire and fermentation: building a movement -- While it lasts
Control code
ocn183879632
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Updated and expanded.
Extent
xii, 390 p.
Isbn
9781565126053
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007049665
System control number
  • (OCoLC)183879632
  • a999427

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