The author of Last Child in the Woods, the landmark best seller that became an international force for change, now presents a compelling case that the time as come for us all to re-envision a future that puts aside scenarios of environmental and social apocalypse and instead taps into the restorative powers of the natural world. With groundbreaking research, anecdotal evidence, and compelling personal stories, Richard Louv shows how nature can boost mental acuity and creativity; promote health and wellness; help us build smarter, more sustainable businesses, communities; and strengthen human bonds. The Nature Principle offers renewed optimism while challenging us to rethink the way we live now.
Soft cover. 330 pgs.