Analysis Of The Last Child In The Woods By Richard Louv

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Last Child in the Woods Essay In the Last Child in the Woods, Richard Louv argues about the separation between people and nature. He asserts that technology is taking over our lives and how that is going to affect the future. His purpose is to draw the reader 's attention to show how important nature is and how we have become so separated from our surroundings because of technological uprisings. Richard Louv is expressing his feelings of the lack of children experiencing the outdoors to the audience of parents and adolescents. He establishes this by telling us how children nowadays can “watch Sesame Street or play Grand Theft Auto on their playstation” and he adds, “without bothering the driver”. In this example, he is telling us about
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