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Children and nature

Children and nature

psychological, sociocultural, and evolutionary investigations

  • 156 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nature -- Psychological aspects,
  • Children and the environment

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes

    Statementedited by Peter H. Kahn, Jr. and Stephen R. Kellert
    ContributionsKahn, Peter H, Kellert, Stephen R
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF353.5.N37 C47 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 348 p. :
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18134705M
    ISBN 100262112671, 0262611759
    LC Control Number2001057912

      The Children’s Book Review | Ap Remembering Mother Nature. Written by Stuart French Illustrated by Alvin Mulyono Age Range: 4 and up Hardcover: 28 pages. Publisher: Ethicool Books () ISBN What . Children’s literature, the body of written works and accompanying illustrations produced in order to entertain or instruct young genre encompasses a wide range of works, including acknowledged classics of world literature, picture books and easy-to-read stories written exclusively for children, and fairy tales, lullabies, fables, folk songs, and other primarily orally .

    The Children of Men is a dystopian novel by English writer P. D. James, published in Set in England in , it centres on the results of mass describes a United Kingdom that is steadily depopulating and focuses on a small group of resisters who do not share the disillusionment of the masses.. The book received very positive reviews from many critics such Author: P. D. James. This colourful activity book is packed with nature-themed puzzles, things to spot, colouring, drawing and doodling activities. Match baby animals to their mothers, colour in flowers and insects, spot-the-difference between countryside scenes and much more. With four pages of stickers and all the answers at the back of the book.

    Inspirational and beautifully persuasive, this book will transform the way you think of nature. Presenting natural wonders to observe within a mile from your doorstep, Every Day Nature shows how anyone – regardless of where they live – can build and enjoy a deep, rewarding relationship with the natural world, one day at a time. Richard Louv, author of the book Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children From Nature-Deficit Disorder, tells the story of interviewing a child who told him that he liked playing indoors more than outdoors “’cause that’s where all the electrical outlets are.”Author: Sal Pietro.


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