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On Being Farley : Farley Mowat

Author: Films Media Group.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2014] ©2009
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This episode of The Green Interview features author Farley Mowat. Through all his books, Mowat has celebrated the non-human world, and dissected the nobility and savagery he finds blended into human nature. Mowat struggles to resist despair as he contemplates the murderous conduct of human beings towards the natural world and each other. In this interview, Silver Donald Cameron concentrated on Mowat's masterpiece,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Internet videos
Educational films
History
Interviews
Named Person: Farley Mowat; Farley Mowat
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films Media Group.
OCLC Number: 892631304
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Description: 1 online resource (1 streaming video (49 min.))
Contents: Farley Mowat Introduction (1:54) --
"Sea of Slaughter" (5:02) --
Human Domination (3:24) --
Grey Whale Extermination (7:01) --
Great Auk Extermination (5:18) --
Early Conservation (3:29) --
"The Dog Who Wouldn't Be" (1:57) --
Universal Life Forms (1:33) --
Deep Ecology (3:05) --
Scientific Doctrine (4:11) --
Ecological Optimism (6:07) --
Credits: On Being Farley: Farley Mowat (0:17).
Responsibility: the Green Interview.
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This episode of The Green Interview features author Farley Mowat. Through all his books, Mowat has celebrated the non-human world, and dissected the nobility and savagery he finds blended into human nature. Mowat struggles to resist despair as he contemplates the murderous conduct of human beings towards the natural world and each other. In this interview, Silver Donald Cameron concentrated on Mowat's masterpiece, Sea of Slaughter . Farley Mowat passed away on May 6, 2014. Some language may be offensive. (44 minutes).

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