The Geography of Childhood : Why Children Need Wild Places

The Geography of Childhood : Why Children Need Wild Places

by Gary Paul Nabhan, Stephen A. Trimble
     
 

What may happen now that so many more children are denied exposure to wilderness than at any other time in human history?See more details below

Overview

What may happen now that so many more children are denied exposure to wilderness than at any other time in human history?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807085257
Publisher:
Beacon
Publication date:
04/28/1995
Series:
Concord Library Series
Edition description:
None
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
5.94(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.47(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
A Child's Sense of Wildness1
The Scripture of Maps, the Names of Trees: A Child's Landscape15
Going Truant: The Initiation of Young Naturalists33
A Land of One's Own: Gender and Landscape53
Children in Touch, Creatures in Story77
A Wilderness, with Cows: Working with Landscape109
Learning Herps133
Sing Me Down the Mountain: A Father's Landscape157
Notes173

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