The Practice of the Wild: With a New Preface by the Author

The Practice of the Wild: With a New Preface by the Author

by Gary Snyder


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781582436388
Publisher: Counterpoint Press
Publication date: 08/17/2010
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 424,832
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

The Etiquette of Freedom3
The Compact
The Words Nature, Wild, and Wilderness
The World Is Watching
Back Home
The Place, the Region, and the Commons27
The World is Places
Understanding the Commons
Bioregional Perspectives
Finding "Nisenan County"
Tawny Grammar52
The Same Old Song and Dance
The Kuuvangmiut and the Humanities
Nature's Writing
Mother Leopards
Good, Wild, Sacred84
Weeding Out the Wild
True Nature
Blue Mountains Constantly Walking104
Fudo and Kannon
Larger Than a Wolf, Smaller Than an Elk
Walking on Water
Ancient Forests of the Far West124
After the Clearcut
At Work in the Woods
Excursus: Sailor Meadow, Sierra Nevada
Us Yokels
On the Path, Off the Trail154
Work in Place of Place
Freedom at Work
The Woman Who Married a Bear166
The Story
On "The Woman Who Married a Bear"
Maria Johns and the Telling of This Story
At the Bear Dance
Survival and Sacrament187
An End to Birth
Cultured or Crabbed
By Way of Thanks203

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