In Defense of Hunting: Yesterday and Today

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Harper Collins, Sep 1, 1995 - Nature - 304 pages
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An acclaimed nature writer and environmentalist delivers an eloquent and provocative pro-hunting exploration of the primal impulse to hunt and its endangered value in modern society.
 

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IN DEFENSE OF HUNTING

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

An uninspired argument for the natural place of hunting in human society and the human psyche. Environmental psychologist Swan (Nature as Teacher and Healer, not reviewed) has written a thorough ... Read full review

In defense of hunting

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

To whom does one defend hunting? Swan says that the hunter is an endangered species, besieged by animal rights supporters and hence declining in number. Drawing on solid credentials-he has a Ph.D. in ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
Chapter
21
Chapter
50
Chapter Three
88
Chapter Four
124
Chapter Five
149
Chapter
190
Chapter Seven
226
Appendix
271
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About the author (1995)

Jeffrey Engel and Sherol Engel are the hosts of the award-winning TV show Engel's Outdoor Experience. They live in Delafield, Wisconsin.

James A. Swan, Ph.D., is a columnist for ESPNOutdoors.com, writes for Engel's Outdoor Experience, and is the author of In Defense of Hunting and The Sacred Art of Hunting. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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