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Search For A Common Language Environmental Writing And Education / edited and with an introduction by Melody Graulich and Paul Crumbley.

Author/Creator:
Graulich, Melody, 1951-
Publication:
Logan, Utah : Utah State University Press Logan, 2005.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (202 pages)
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Subjects:
Environmental sciences -- Poetry.
Environmental education.
Communication in the environmental sciences.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
System Details:
Mode of access: internet via World Wide Web.
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Summary:
a A stellar group of writers, scientists, and educators illuminate the intersections between environmental science, creative writing, and education, considering ways to strengthen communication between differing fields with common interests. The contributing authors include Ken Brewer, Dan Flores, Hartmut Grassl, Carolyn Tanner Irish, Ted Kerasote, William Kittredge, Ellen Meloy, Louis Owens, Jennifer Price, Robert Michael Pyle, Kent C. Ryden, Annick Smith, Craig B. Stanford, Susan J. Tweit, and Keith Wilson.
Contents:
Introduction / Paul Crumbley, Melody Graulich
Preliminary reflections on matters environmental / Carolyn Tanner Irish
Painted lady / Ken Brewer
Who lost the limberlost? Education in a mis-placed age / Robert Michael Pyle
The silliest debate / Ken Brewer
Cousins: what the great apes tell us about human origins / Craig B. Stanford
Why dogs stopped flying / Ken Brewer
How science and the public can lead to better decision making in earth system management / Hartmut Grassl
Martha / Ken Brewer
What is the L.A. River? / Jennifer Price
The river blind / Ken Brewer
The unexpected environmentalist: building a centrist coalition / Ted Kerasote
Dermatophagoides / Ken Brewer
At cloudy pass: the need of being versed in human things / Louis Owens
Trying not to lie / Ken Brewer
Tuttle road: landscape as environmental text / Kent C. Ryden
The Tarantula Hawk / Ken Brewer
Begin with a river / Annick Smith
How to train a horse to burn / Ken Brewer
The natural west / Dan Flores
Sheep / Ken Brewer
Separation anxiety: the perilous alienation of humans from the wild / Ellen Meloy
Largest living organism on earth / Ken Brewer
Going south / William Kittredge
Now the sun has come to earth / Ken Brewer
The Pleiades / Susan J. Tweit
Scarlet Penstemon / Ken Brewer
Poetry reading at the Tanner Conference / Keith Wilson
Common cause in common voice / Robert Michael Pyle.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-202).
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Crumbley, Paul, 1952-
ISBN:
1-283-28340-9
9786613283405
0-87421-514-5
OCLC:
476107825
Access Restriction:
Open Access Unrestricted online access star