The Meaning of Wilderness: Essential Articles and Speeches

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U of Minnesota Press, 1958 - Human ecology - 14 pages
Olson speaks of his philosophy of wilderness and conservation, its broad social value, reasons for its preservation, and the effects of overpopulation.
 

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Contents

Reflections of a Guide 1928
13
The Romance of Portages 1936
28
Lets Go Exploring 1937
38
Why Wilderness? 1938
47
Flying In 1945
57
We Need Wilderness 1946
68
The Preservation of Wilderness 1948
78
The QueticoSuperior Wilderness Laboratory 1951
79
Beauty Belongs to All 1959
107
The Spiritual Aspects of Wilderness 1961
108
The Wilderness Concept 1962
133
The Spiritual Need 1966
144
Remarks to National Park Service Master Plan Team Members mid1960s
145
A Longing for Wilderness 1973
154
Writings by Sigurd F Olson
175
Index
183

Those Intangible Things 1954
84
Our Need of Breathing Space 1958
92

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