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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

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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
In [this book, the author] talks with parents, children, teachers, scientists, religious leaders, child-development researchers, and environmentalists who recognize the threat and offer solutions. [He] shows us an alternative future, one in which parents help their kids experience the natural world more deeply - and find the joy of family connectedness in the process.-Dust jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Louv, Richard
Dewey number
155.4/18
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF353.5.N37
LC item number
L68 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nature
  • Children and the environment
  • Children and the environment
  • Nature
  • Nature
  • Children and the environment
Label
Last child in the woods : saving our children from nature-deficit disorder, Richard Louv
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The new relationship between children and nature. Gifts of nature ; The third frontier ; The criminalization of natural play -- 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 -- 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? -- The nature-child reunion. Bringing nature home ; Scared smart : facing the bogeyman ; Telling turtle tales : using nature as a moral teacher -- The jungle blackboard. Natural school reform ; Camp revival -- 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 -- To be amazed. The spiritual necessity of nature for the young ; Fire and fermentation : building a movement ; While it lasts
Control code
ocm57515428
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 323 pages
Isbn
9781565123915
Lccn
2004066034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781565123915
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o57515428
  • (OCoLC)57515428
Label
Last child in the woods : saving our children from nature-deficit disorder, Richard Louv
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The new relationship between children and nature. Gifts of nature ; The third frontier ; The criminalization of natural play -- 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 -- 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? -- The nature-child reunion. Bringing nature home ; Scared smart : facing the bogeyman ; Telling turtle tales : using nature as a moral teacher -- The jungle blackboard. Natural school reform ; Camp revival -- 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 -- To be amazed. The spiritual necessity of nature for the young ; Fire and fermentation : building a movement ; While it lasts
Control code
ocm57515428
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 323 pages
Isbn
9781565123915
Lccn
2004066034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781565123915
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o57515428
  • (OCoLC)57515428

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