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The Resource Our wild calling : how connecting with animals can transform our lives--and save theirs, Richard Louv

Our wild calling : how connecting with animals can transform our lives--and save theirs, Richard Louv

Label
Our wild calling : how connecting with animals can transform our lives--and save theirs
Title
Our wild calling
Title remainder
how connecting with animals can transform our lives--and save theirs
Statement of responsibility
Richard Louv
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The author shows how cultivating the powerful, mysterious, and fragile bond between humans and other animals can improve our mental, physical, and spiritual health, protect our planet, and serve as an antidote to the loneliness of our species"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Louv, Richard
Dewey number
615.8/5158
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL85
LC item number
.L68 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Animals
  • Human-animal communication
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Zoology / General
  • Animals
  • Human-animal communication
  • Human-animal relationships
Label
Our wild calling : how connecting with animals can transform our lives--and save theirs, Richard Louv
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published simultaneously in Canada by Thomas Allen & Son Limited"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [275]-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: A mystery -- Part 1. Beautiful acts : life-changing encounters with species not our own. In the family of animals ; The aching heart ; The mind-altering power of deep animal connection ; The octopus who stopped time -- Part 2. What the wild heart still knows : the art and science of communicating with other animals. Becoming the grasshopper ; Intimacy is all around us ; Earth's oldest language ; How to talk with birds ; Playing well with others -- Part 3. How we co-become : wonderdogs and werecats, therapy lizards and robot pets. More than human ; The animal lover ; Reptiles and ambivalence ; The boy who said horse ; The replacements : do we really need animals -- Part 4. The age of connectedness : creating a home for all creatures. New ways to live together ; The betweens ; Welcome to Symbiocene City ; The new Noahs -- Part 5. Wild souls : love, humility, and the principle of reciprocity. Dreaming animals ; The peaceable kingdom ; Learning and teaching in a school of animals ; The bear
Control code
on1104854500
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781616205607
Lccn
2019019787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40029555912
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1104854500
Label
Our wild calling : how connecting with animals can transform our lives--and save theirs, Richard Louv
Publication
Note
"Published simultaneously in Canada by Thomas Allen & Son Limited"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [275]-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: A mystery -- Part 1. Beautiful acts : life-changing encounters with species not our own. In the family of animals ; The aching heart ; The mind-altering power of deep animal connection ; The octopus who stopped time -- Part 2. What the wild heart still knows : the art and science of communicating with other animals. Becoming the grasshopper ; Intimacy is all around us ; Earth's oldest language ; How to talk with birds ; Playing well with others -- Part 3. How we co-become : wonderdogs and werecats, therapy lizards and robot pets. More than human ; The animal lover ; Reptiles and ambivalence ; The boy who said horse ; The replacements : do we really need animals -- Part 4. The age of connectedness : creating a home for all creatures. New ways to live together ; The betweens ; Welcome to Symbiocene City ; The new Noahs -- Part 5. Wild souls : love, humility, and the principle of reciprocity. Dreaming animals ; The peaceable kingdom ; Learning and teaching in a school of animals ; The bear
Control code
on1104854500
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781616205607
Lccn
2019019787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40029555912
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1104854500

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