I Grew Up Fearing Bears

I grew up reading many of the magazines shown here.  When I began hunting at 16, I believed bears would charge me in instant anger.  I wondered if I could kill a bear before it got me.  At 18, I saw my first wild black bear.  It ran away.  At 28, I began studying them.  Now, I reflect on how these magazines continue to mislead people.

– Lynn Rogers, Ph.D.



Why People Fear Bears (article list)

image_pdfOPEN PDFimage_printPRINT PAGE