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Thinking like a mountain

Susan L. Flader

Thinking like a mountain

Aldo Leopold and the evolution of an ecological attitude toward deer, wolves, and forests

by Susan L. Flader

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Leopold, Aldo, 1886-1948.,
    • Ecology -- United States -- History.,
    • Wildlife management -- United States -- History.,
    • Ecologists -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Wildlife managers -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Deer.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSusan L. Flader.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH31.L618 F57 1978
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxv, 284 p. :
      Number of Pages284
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4729616M
      ISBN 100803268505
      LC Control Number78017667

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Thinking Like a Mountain provides a context for ritual identification with the natural environment, inviting us to begin a process of "community therapy" in defense of Mother Earth. It helps us experience our place in the web of life, rather than on the apex of some human-centred pyramid.

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Wolves and Deforestation. Thinking Like a. Mountain. By AldoLeopold. A deep chesty bawl echoes from rimrock to rimrock, rolls down the mountain, and fades into the far. blackness of the night. It is an outburst of wild defiant. The concept of 'thinking like a mountain' got a little buried under all the facts, and I would have appreciated more positive reinforcement of the main thesis.

It reads very much like an honors/masters' thesis, and while that's not a bad thing, it makes it 4/5. Infighting a grass fire in the sand counties of Wisconsin, Leopold collapsed and died of a heart attack at the age of sixty-one.

The following year, “Thinking Like a Mountain” was released in a collection of his essays and philosophical musings, A Sand County Almanac. The book soon garnered a reputation as a “green bible.”. Realization of Nature’s Significance In Thinking Like a Mountain, the author, Aldo Leopold, writes of the importance of wildlife preservation through examples of the symbiotic relationship of animals and plant-life with a mountain.

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Thinking that the only good wolf was a dead wolf, Aldo and his friends. Thinking Like a Mountain unfolds with Flader's close analysis of Leopold's essay of the same title, which explores issues of predation by studying the interrelationships between deer, wolves, and forests. Flader shows how his approach to wildlife management and species preservation evolved from his experiences restoring the deer population in.

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