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The Resource Nature and culture in the northern forest : region, heritage, and environment in the rural Northeast, edited by Pavel Cenkl ; foreword by John Elder, (electronic resource)

Nature and culture in the northern forest : region, heritage, and environment in the rural Northeast, edited by Pavel Cenkl ; foreword by John Elder, (electronic resource)

Label
Nature and culture in the northern forest : region, heritage, and environment in the rural Northeast
Title
Nature and culture in the northern forest
Title remainder
region, heritage, and environment in the rural Northeast
Statement of responsibility
edited by Pavel Cenkl ; foreword by John Elder
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Nearly 30 million acres of the Northern Forest stretch across New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine. Within this broad area live roughly a million residents whose lives are intimately associated with the forest ecosystem and whose individual stories are closely linked to the region's cultural and environmental history. The fourteen engaging essays in Nature and Culture in the Northern Forest effectively explore the relationships among place, work, and community in this complex landscape. Together they serve as a stimulating introduction to the interdisciplinary study of this unique regio
Member of
Dewey number
304.20974
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cenkl, Pavel
Series statement
American land and life series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Human beings
  • Landscapes
  • Community life
  • Regionalism
  • Northeastern States
  • Northeastern States
  • Forests and forestry
  • Northeastern States
  • Northeastern States
Label
Nature and culture in the northern forest : region, heritage, and environment in the rural Northeast, edited by Pavel Cenkl ; foreword by John Elder, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Reading place in the northern forest / Pavel Cenkl -- Meeting twinflower (Linnaea borealis) / Timothy Stetter -- Music of the northern forest : boreal birdsong in literature and on the trail / Terrence Mosher -- Life as beech : survival in the New England forest / Natalie Coe -- Robert Frost in the fields and Nils-Aslak Valkeapää at the treeline : ecological knowledge and academic learning at the northern forest edge / Kathleen Osgood Dana -- Interdisciplinary teaching about the Adirondacks / Ernest H. Williams, Patrick D. Reynolds, and Onno Oerlemans -- Youth, refinement, and environmental knowledge in the nineteenth-century rural North / Jill Mudgett -- Place as a catalyst for engaged learning at Franklin Pierce University / Catherine Owen Koning, Robert Goodby, John Harris -- Benton MacKaye's 1904 White Mountains hike : exploring a landscape of logging, "camp ethics," and patriotism / Larry Anderson -- William James at Chocorua : a northern forest philosopher / Daniel S. Malachuk -- A traverse of the Presidential Range with the Scottish Highlands on my mind / Richard Paradis -- Living with the woods : disturbance histories in Thoreau and Burroughs / Jim Warren -- In awe of the body : physical contact, indulgence shopping, and nature writing / Priscilla Paton -- Claiming Maine : acquisition and commodification in Thoreau's The Maine woods / Lorianne DiSabato -- So much beauty locked up in it : of ecocriticism and axe-murder / Matthew Bolinder
Control code
ocn646068300
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 288 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587299360
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646068300
Label
Nature and culture in the northern forest : region, heritage, and environment in the rural Northeast, edited by Pavel Cenkl ; foreword by John Elder, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Reading place in the northern forest / Pavel Cenkl -- Meeting twinflower (Linnaea borealis) / Timothy Stetter -- Music of the northern forest : boreal birdsong in literature and on the trail / Terrence Mosher -- Life as beech : survival in the New England forest / Natalie Coe -- Robert Frost in the fields and Nils-Aslak Valkeapää at the treeline : ecological knowledge and academic learning at the northern forest edge / Kathleen Osgood Dana -- Interdisciplinary teaching about the Adirondacks / Ernest H. Williams, Patrick D. Reynolds, and Onno Oerlemans -- Youth, refinement, and environmental knowledge in the nineteenth-century rural North / Jill Mudgett -- Place as a catalyst for engaged learning at Franklin Pierce University / Catherine Owen Koning, Robert Goodby, John Harris -- Benton MacKaye's 1904 White Mountains hike : exploring a landscape of logging, "camp ethics," and patriotism / Larry Anderson -- William James at Chocorua : a northern forest philosopher / Daniel S. Malachuk -- A traverse of the Presidential Range with the Scottish Highlands on my mind / Richard Paradis -- Living with the woods : disturbance histories in Thoreau and Burroughs / Jim Warren -- In awe of the body : physical contact, indulgence shopping, and nature writing / Priscilla Paton -- Claiming Maine : acquisition and commodification in Thoreau's The Maine woods / Lorianne DiSabato -- So much beauty locked up in it : of ecocriticism and axe-murder / Matthew Bolinder
Control code
ocn646068300
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 288 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587299360
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646068300

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