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In Defense of Hunting: Yesterday and Today

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Publisher Comments:

In prose that vibrantly evokes the beauty and the cruelty of nature--and the archetypal nature of the hunt--James Swan argues that acknowledging the instinctual roots of the hunt is vital to repairing our modern alienation from nature and crucial to our understanding of our basic human needs. Swan is also the author of Nature as Teacher and Healer.

Synopsis:

An acclaimed nature writer and environmentalist delivers an eloquent and provocative pro-hunting exploration of the primal impulse to hunt and its endangered value in modern society.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-282) and index.

About the Author

Jeffrey Engel and Sherol Engel are the hosts of the award-winning TV show Engel's Outdoor Experience. They live in Delafield, Wisconsin.

James A. Swan, Ph.D., is a columnist for ESPNOutdoors.com, writes for Engel's Outdoor Experience, and is the author of In Defense of Hunting and The Sacred Art of Hunting. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780062512376
Author:
Swan, James A.
Publisher:
HarperOne
Author:
Swan, James A.
Author:
by James A. Swan
Author:
Swan, James A., PhD
Location:
San Francisco, CA :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Health and physical education
Subject:
Psychological aspects
Subject:
Hunting
Subject:
Recreation
Subject:
Hunting -- Psychological aspects.
Subject:
Hunting - General
Subject:
General Nature
Subject:
Hunting -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Subject:
Outdoors-Fishing and Hunting
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Series Volume:
11-69
Publication Date:
19950931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
8.02x5.35x.78 in. .52 lbs.

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