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Title Green exercise : linking nature, health and well-being / edited by Jo Barton, Rachel Bragg, Carly Wood and Jules Pretty.

Published London ; New York : Routledge is an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, an Informa Business, ©[2016]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xv, 211 pages) : text file, PDF
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-204) and index.
Contents 1. The seven heresies of Asclepius : behaviours that affect well-being / Jules Pretty and David Pencheon -- 2. Nature in buildings and health design / Stephen R. Kellert -- 3. Green exercise, health and a dose of nature / Jo Barton, Carly Wood, Jules Pretty and Mike Rogerson -- 4. How to get more out of the green exercise experience : insights from attention restoration theory / Jason Duvall and William C. Sullivan -- 5. The benefits of green exercise for children / Carly Wood, Rachel Bragg and Jules Pretty -- 6. Learning on the move : green exercise for children and young people / Liz O'Brien, Bianca Ambrose-Oji, Sue Waite, Jennie Aronsson and Maria Clark -- 7. The health benefits of blue exercise in the UK / Mathew P. White ...[et al.] -- 8. Forest bathing in Japan / Qing Li -- 9. Healthy parks, healthy people : evidence from Australia / Mardie Townsend and Claire Henderson-Wilson -- 10. Green care : nature-based interventions for vulnerable people / Joe Sempik and Rachel Bragg -- 11. Care farming and probation in the UK / Helen Elsey, Jenni Murray and Rochelle Gold -- 12. Wilderness and youth at risk : approaches for positive behaviour change through the outdoors / Jo Roberts, Jo Barton and Carly Wood -- 13. Green exercise in the workplace / Valerie Gladwell and Dan Brown -- 14. Green exercise and dementia / Neil Mapes -- 15. The benefits of greener and healthier economies / Jules Pretty and Jo Barton.
Other formats Also available in print format.
Other author Barton, Jo.
Bragg, Rachel.
Pretty, Jules.
Wood, Carly.
Subject Exercise -- Psychological aspects.
Nature -- Psychological aspects.
Nature, Healing power of.
Outdoor recreation -- Psychological aspects.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781317613671 (e-book: PDF) (e-book : PDF)
9781317613671 (e-book: PDF)
9781317613664 (e-book: ePub)
9781317613657 (e-book: Mobi)
9781138807648 (hardback)
9781138807655 (paperback)
9781315750941 (e-book)
9781317613657 (e-book: Mobi)
9781317613664 (e-book: ePub)
9781138807648 (hardback)
9781138807655 (paperback)
Standard Number 10.4324/9781315750941