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Encounters with Nature

Essays By Paul Shepard

by Paul Shepard

  • 114 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Island Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmentalist thought & ideology,
  • Nature,
  • Natural History,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Essays,
  • Science / Environmental Science

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFlorence R. Shepard (Editor), David Petersen (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8611591M
    ISBN 101559635290
    ISBN 109781559635295

    Some experiences of the natural world bring a sense of unity, knowledge, self-transcendence, eternity, light, and love. This is the first detailed study of these intriguing phenomena. Paul Marshall explores the circumstances, characteristics, and after-effects of this important but relatively neglected type of mystical experience, and critiques explanations that range from the spiritual and.


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