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Aldo Leopold"s odyssey

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Island Press/Shearwater Books , Washington
Leopold, Aldo, -- 1886-1948, Naturalists -- Wisconsin -- Biography, Conservationists -- Wisconsin -- Biography, Nature conservation -- United States -- History -- 20th ce
StatementJulianne Lutz Newton.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH31.L618 N49 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 483 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17156376M
ISBN 101597260452
ISBN 139781597260459
LC Control Number2006028102

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Aldo Leopold’s “Odyssey” first ran in the May-June issue of Audubon. The essay later appeared in Leopold’s A Sand County Almanac. X had marked time in the limestone ledge since the Paleozoic seas covered the land. Time, to an atom locked in a rock, does not pass.

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Aldo Leopold’s “Land Ethic” challenges the way we look at land and our natural resources. Leopold suggests that there should be a social revolution in that humans, as a whole, should have a more ethical view of land. He begins by using an analogy from Odysseus and his execution of his twelve slave-girls whom he believed misbehaved while Author: Abigail Roenne.

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As ecologist Julianne Newton reveals in Aldo Leopold’s Odyssey, Leopold’s conservation thought focused on two primary areas: on land health as an ecological and normative principle and on the search for new cultural ways for people to live rightly in relation to the land.

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A native of Burlington, Iowa, Rand Aldo Leopold was born on Janu He was the eldest son of a manufacturer of fine walnut desks, Carl Leopold, and his mother’s name was Clara Starker. He had a comfortable life, and he grew up living in a mansion situated atop a limestone buff which overlooked the Mississippi River.

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Free shipping for many products. quotes from Aldo Leopold: 'I am glad I will not be young in a future without wilderness.', 'There are two spiritual dangers in not owning a farm. One is the danger of supposing that breakfast comes from the grocery, and the other that heat comes from the furnace.', and 'One of the penalties of an ecological education is that one lives alone in a world of wounds.

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This book is a collection of this more obscure writings, and what is so great about “Aldo Leopold’s Southwest,” is that the authors David E. Brown and Neil B. Carmony offset Leopold’s pieces with a modern take on what Aldo got right and what he got wrong.Aldo Leopold's Odyssey illuminates his lifelong quest for answers to a fundamental issue: how can people live prosperously on the land and keep it healthy, too?

Leopold's journey took him from Iowa to Yale to the Southwest to Wisconsin, with fascinating stops along the way to probe the causes of early land settlement failures, contribute to the.