The World S Great Nature Myths

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The World's Great Nature Myths
Language: en
Pages: 159
Authors: Gary Ferguson
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher:

Books about The World's Great Nature Myths
Spirits of the Wild
Language: en
Pages: 159
Authors: Gary Ferguson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Clarkson Potter

Retells traditional nature myths from Laos, Nigeria, India, Iceland, ancient Greece, Native Americans, Korea, and Ireland about the spirits of the trees and flowers, creatures great and small, the heavens, the makings of earth, and the nature of things.
The Lessons of Nature in Mythology
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Rachel S. McCoppin
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-29 - Publisher: McFarland

This examination of myths from around the world focuses on the role nature plays within mythology. Creation myths from myriad cultures recognized that life arose from natural elements, inextricably connecting human life to the natural world. Nature as portrayed in myth is unpredictable and destructive but also redemptive, providing solace
Dictionary of Nature Myths
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Tamra Andrews
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

Comprehensive and cross-referenced, this informative volume is a rich introduction to the world of nature as experienced by ancient peoples around the globe. 51 halftones.
Shouting at the Sky
Language: en
Pages: 249
Authors: Gary Ferguson
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-03-15 - Publisher: Macmillan

Following the often turbulent emotional and physical passages of teenagers on a successful wilderness therapy program, the author reveals how the great outdoors can transform the lives of America's teens