Bonding with the Natural World: The Roots of Environmental Awareness. Journal Article uri icon



  • Combines insights from ecological research and Montessori theory and practice to portray the unfolding of childhood in natural places. Suggests that children's manipulation of the landscape results in optimal creative involvement. Maintains that the act of finding favorite places in all weather, combined with a positive role model, leads to lifelong appreciation, concern, and activism for the natural world. (Author/KB)

publication date

  • January 1, 2003

Date in CU Experts

  • October 4, 2013 9:48 AM

Full Author List

  • Chawla L

author count

  • 1

Other Profiles

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1522-9734

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 133

end page

  • 154


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