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The nature fix : why nature makes us happier, healthier, and more creative, Florence Williams

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The nature fix : why nature makes us happier, healthier, and more creative
Title
The nature fix
Title remainder
why nature makes us happier, healthier, and more creative
Statement of responsibility
Florence Williams
Title variation
Why nature makes us happier, healthier, and more creative
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An investigation into the restorative benefits of nature draws on cutting-edge research and the author's explorations with international nature therapy programs to examine the relationship between nature and human cognition, mood, and creativity. --Publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Florence
Dewey number
155.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF353.5.N37
LC item number
W55 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
BF 353.5.N37
NLM item number
W723n 2017
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nature
  • Environmental psychology
  • Creative ability
  • Creativity
  • Environmental Psychology
  • Nature
  • Creative ability
  • Environmental psychology
  • Nature
  • NATURE / Essays
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Neuroscience
  • SELF-HELP / Self-Management / Stress Management
  • Creative ability
  • Neurological sciences
  • Stress Management
  • Nature
Label
The nature fix : why nature makes us happier, healthier, and more creative, Florence Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-280)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the cordial air -- Part one. Looking for nature neurons. The biophilia effect -- How many neuroscientists does it take to find a stinking milkvetch? -- Part two. Nearby nature : the first five minutes. The smell of survival -- Birdbrain -- Box of rain -- Part three. Five hours a month. You may squat down and feel a plant -- Garden of Hedon -- Rambling on -- Part four. Backcountry brain. Get over yourself : wilderness, creativity and the power of awe -- Water on the brain -- Please pass the hacksaw -- Part five. The city in a garden. Nature for the rest of us
Control code
ocn951070852
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 280 pages
Isbn
9780393242713
Lccn
2016040709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393242713
  • (OCoLC)951070852
Label
The nature fix : why nature makes us happier, healthier, and more creative, Florence Williams
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-280)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the cordial air -- Part one. Looking for nature neurons. The biophilia effect -- How many neuroscientists does it take to find a stinking milkvetch? -- Part two. Nearby nature : the first five minutes. The smell of survival -- Birdbrain -- Box of rain -- Part three. Five hours a month. You may squat down and feel a plant -- Garden of Hedon -- Rambling on -- Part four. Backcountry brain. Get over yourself : wilderness, creativity and the power of awe -- Water on the brain -- Please pass the hacksaw -- Part five. The city in a garden. Nature for the rest of us
Control code
ocn951070852
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 280 pages
Isbn
9780393242713
Lccn
2016040709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393242713
  • (OCoLC)951070852

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