By Rebecca Kneale Gould
Rebecca Kneale Gould investigates the lives of recognized figures akin to Henry David Thoreau, John Burroughs, Ralph Borsodi, Wendell Berry, and Helen and Scott Nearing, and he or she offers penetrating interviews with many modern homesteaders. She additionally considers homesteading as a sort of dissent from patron tradition, as a departure from conventional spiritual existence, and as a tradition of environmental ethics.
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At Home in Nature: Modern Homesteading and Spiritual Practice in America by Rebecca Kneale Gould