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By Gever Tulley

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If you're over 30, you possibly walked to college, performed at the monkeybars, realized to high-dive on the public pool. If you're more youthful, it's not likely you probably did any of this stuff. Has the realm develop into that rather more risky? Statistically, by no means. yet our society has created pervasive fears round letting young ones be self sustaining and take hazards -- and the results for our children are critical. Gever Tulley takes on those media-inflated fears -- which he calls "dangerism" -- with fabulous statistics and insights into the character of worry and risk.

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Gever Tulley is the co-founder of the Tinkering institution, a weeklong camp the place fortunate childrens get to play with their own strength instruments

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