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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
Genre
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
Summary
Louv illustrates how the alienation of today's children from nature can lead to a host of childhood disorders--and he offers effective methods for healing this rift
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
268125
Cataloging source
DLC
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/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
saving our children from nature-deficit disorder
Label
Last child in the woods : saving our children from nature-deficit disorder, Richard Louv
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes "A Field Guide to Last Child in the Woods"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [317]-332) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
13531069
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Revised and updated.
Extent
xii, 390 pages
Isbn
9781565126053
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007049665
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn183879632
  • (OCoLC)183879632
Label
Last child in the woods : saving our children from nature-deficit disorder, Richard Louv
Publication
Note
Includes "A Field Guide to Last Child in the Woods"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [317]-332) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
13531069
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Revised and updated.
Extent
xii, 390 pages
Isbn
9781565126053
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007049665
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn183879632
  • (OCoLC)183879632

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