Seton and His Woodcraft Movement

Yu Zhang, Zhilian Zheng

Abstract


This paper briefly explains some aspects that spurred Seton to organize the Woodcraft Indians, an organization that stresses the conservation of nature and character-building by means of outdoor activities and states that Seton's admiration of Native American traditions and life style has a profound influence on Woodcraft Movement. From Seton’s personal experiences, we can see that all his personal activities formed a solid foundation for his environmentally minded pursuits later in life. Woodcraft Movement is the legacy that the conservation pioneer Seton left to the humankind.

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Asian Social Science   ISSN 1911-2017 (Print)   ISSN 1911-2025 (Online)

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