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Episode 5: Dr Alex Barrable, 'Last Child in the Woods'

Episode 5: Dr Alex Barrable, 'Last Child in the Woods'

Update: 2020-07-10
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Episode 5: Alex Barrable, ‘Last Child in the Woods’ by Richard Louv 

 

In this podcast you will have the opportunity to learn out about the books and ideas that have inspired and influenced the many different and wonderful people that we have here on campus.  

This is the University of Dundee, welcome to our book club.  

 

In this Episode 

In this episode Dr Alex Barrable, Lecturer in Education at the School of Education and Social Work, discusses some of the key ideas and themes from the book ‘Last child in the woods’ by Richard Louv.  

 

Find Out More:  

  • You can find out more about Alex, including her research interests here 
  • Follow Alex on Twitter @AlexiaBarrable 
  • Listen to Alex’s TEDTalk here 

 

From the Episode:  

  • You can find Alex’s books ‘Growing up Happy’ and ‘Growing up Wild’ here 

 

The University of Dundee 

  • Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020 recognised us as the University of the Year for Student Experience.   
  • The Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings placed us 20th in the world. 
  • 2019 National Student Survey ranked us as 4th in the UK for overall satisfaction 
  • Received the Gold award in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 
  • The Wall Street Journal and Lonely Planet listed Dundee as one of their top ten `places to visit in 2018’, and GQ called us `Scotland’s coolest city’! 

 

Music 

Music courtesy of Jospeh McDade  
Track Title: On the Verge  

Available at:  https://josephmcdade.com/music 

 

Image 

Image courtesy of Sincerely Media 
Available at: https://unsplash.com/photos/nGrfKmtwv24 

 

 

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Episode 5: Dr Alex Barrable, 'Last Child in the Woods'

Episode 5: Dr Alex Barrable, 'Last Child in the Woods'

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