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Listening to Nature: How to Deepen Your Awareness of Nature Paperback – December 1, 1987

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"...The book is a splendid masterpiece that captures the "Oneness" we are all seeking to achieve with Nature..." -- Tom Brown, author of The Tracker

"This is a lovely book that speaks softly yet deeply." -- Alaska Wellness, May/June 2003

About the Author

Joseph Cornell is an internationally renowned author and founder of Sharing Nature Worldwide, one of the planet’s most widely respected nature awareness programs. His first book, Sharing Nature with Children, “sparked a worldwide revolution in nature education” and has been published in twenty languages and sold half a million copies. He is the honorary president of Sharing Nature Association of Japan, which has 10,000 members and 35,000 trained leaders. He the author of the Sharing Nature Book Series, used by millions of parents, educators, naturalists, and youth and religious leaders all over the world. Mr. Cornell’s books, Listening to Nature and The Sky and Earth Touched Me, have inspired thousands of adults to deepen their relationship with nature. The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service selected Mr. Cornell’s Sharing Nature with Children as one of the fifteen most influential books published since 1890 for connecting children and families to nature. His highly effective outdoor learning strategy, Flow Learning™, was featured by the U.S. National Park Service as one of five recommended learning theories, along with the works of Maria Montessori, Howard Gardner, John Dewey, and Jean Piaget. Mr. Cornell has received many international awards for his Sharing Nature books and work. He received the prestigious Countess Sonja-Bernadotte Prize in Germany for his vast influence on environmental education in Central Europe. In 2011 Cornell was selected as one of the world’s “100 most influential opinion leaders committed to the Environment” by the French organization, Les Anges Gardiens de la Planète. Known for his warmth and joyful enthusiasm, Cornell “has a genius for finding the essence of a subject, explaining it in clear and compelling ways, and then giving the reader creative exercises to gain an actual experience.” Joseph and his wife, Anandi, are senior ministers and residents of Ananda Village in Northern California. For more information about Joseph Cornell’s books and activities visit: www.sharingnature.com --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
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Product Details

  • Paperback: 95 pages
  • Publisher: Dawn Publications (CA) (December 1, 1987)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0916124355
  • ISBN-13: 978-0916124359
  • Product Dimensions: 10 x 7 x 0.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12.5 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,363,579 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Joseph Bharat Cornell is an internationally renowned author and founder of Sharing Nature Worldwide, one of the planet's most widely respected nature awareness programs. His first book, Sharing Nature with Children, "sparked a worldwide revolution in nature education" and has been published in twenty languages and sold half a million copies. He is the honorary president of Sharing Nature Association of Japan, which has 10,000 members and 35,000 trained leaders.

He the author of the Sharing Nature Book Series, used by millions of parents, educators, naturalists, and youth and religious leaders all over the world. Mr. Cornell's books, Listening to Nature and The Sky and Earth Touched Me, have inspired thousands of adults to deepen their relationship with nature.

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service selected Mr. Cornell's Sharing Nature with Children as one of the fifteen most influential books published since 1890 for connecting children and families to nature. His highly effective outdoor learning strategy, Flow Learning™, was featured by the U.S. National Park Service as one of five recommended learning theories, along with the works of Maria Montessori, Howard Gardner, John Dewey, and Jean Piaget.

Mr. Cornell has received many international awards for his Sharing Nature books and work. He received the prestigious Countess Sonja-Bernadotte Prize in Germany for his vast influence on environmental education in Central Europe. In 2011 Cornell was selected as one of the world's "100 most influential opinion leaders committed to the Environment" by the French organization, Les Anges Gardiens de la Planète.

Known for his warmth and joyful enthusiasm, Cornell "has a genius for finding the essence of a subject, explaining it in clear and compelling ways, and then giving the reader creative exercises to gain an actual experience."

Joseph and his wife, Anandi, are senior ministers and residents of Ananda Village in Northern California.

For more information on Joseph Bharat Cornell's books and activities, please visit www.sharingnature.com.

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18 of 18 people found the following review helpful By Phil (ayli@frugal.com on September 26, 1998
Format: Paperback
This is a wonderful book which reveals how to get in touch with yourself through your natural surroundings.It teaches silent meditation and how to become one with all you see. This is a great book for children.Observing children observing nature is a thrill in itself.
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15 of 18 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on June 24, 1999
Format: Paperback
It's a lovely book. Through his steps, we can really appreciate and feel the real nature, no matter when we are with trees, river, mountains... In addition to that, there are several beautiful poems in it, you can't miss it!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By JOY COURSEY on May 7, 2014
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Anyone who loves being in nature should have this book in their library. Deepen your awareness of the beauty and peace that is there. Full of beautiful pictures, wonderful quotations, and suggestions of how to really listen to nature! I have had my copy of this book for twenty-five years and continue to buy it as a special gift for friends and family.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By hikingbennette on September 13, 2012
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I absolutely love Listening to Nature. Beautiful photographs set off deeply moving quotes from some of our greatest naturalists. I've used this book at work for over ten years to set the tone of public programs. This is a must have for any nature lover's library!
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