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
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Camping in the garden, riding bikes through the woods, climbing trees, collecting bugs, picking wildflowers, running through piles of autumn leaves... These are the things childhood memories are made of. But for a whole generation of today's children the pleasures of a free-range childhood are missing, and their indoor habits contribute to epidemic obesity, attention-deficit disorder, isolation and childhood depression. This timely book shows how our children have become increasingly alienated and distanced from nature, why this matters and how we can make a difference. Last Child in the Woods is a clarion call, brilliantly written, compelling and irresistibly persuasive, a book that will change minds and lives
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Louv, Richard
Dewey number
155.418
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children and the environment
  • Nature
Label
Last child in the woods : saving our children from nature-deficit disorder, Richard Louv
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in the US by Algonquin Books in 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Revised and updated edition.
Extent
x, 388 pages
Isbn
9781848870833
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Last child in the woods : saving our children from nature-deficit disorder, Richard Louv
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in the US by Algonquin Books in 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Revised and updated edition.
Extent
x, 388 pages
Isbn
9781848870833
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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