Synopses & Reviews
Beyond Ecophobia, the first volume in The Orion Society's Nature Literacy
Series, speaks to teachers, parents, and others interested in nurturing in
children the ability to understand and care for nature. This expanded
version of one of Orion's most popular magazine articles includes
descriptions of developmentally appropriate environmental education
activities and a list of related children's books.
About the Author
David Sobel is a director of education at Antioch New England Graduate
School in New Hampshire. He is also the author of Children's Special Places,
Mapmaking With Children, and his newest book, Place-Based Education:
Connecting Classrooms & Communities (Nature Literacy Series, Vol. 4).