skip to content
Healing spaces : the science of place and well-being Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Healing spaces : the science of place and well-being

Author: Esther M Sternberg
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
If the distractions and distortions around you, the jarring colors and sounds, could shake up the healing chemistry of your mind, might your surroundings also have the power to heal you? This is the question Esther Sternberg explores in this fascinating book.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Esther M Sternberg
ISBN: 9780674033368 0674033361
OCLC Number: 261175566
Description: 343 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Healing places --
Seeing and healing --
Sound and silence --
Cotton wool and clouds of Frankincense --
Mazes and labyrinths --
Finding your way ... ---
... and losing it --
Healing thought and healing prayer --
Hormones of hope and healing --
Hospitals and well-being --
Healing cities, healing world --
Healing gardens and my place of peace.
Responsibility: Esther M. Sternberg.
More information:

Abstract:

Does the world make you sick? If the distractions and distortions around you, the jarring colors and sounds, could shake up the healing chemistry of your mind, might your surroundings also have the  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

After this fascinating, engaging, and challenging read I'll think about the health consequences of where I am in a different way.--Richard Mitchell"The Lancet" (07/04/2009)

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/261175566>
library:oclcnum"261175566"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/261175566>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1431923>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Hospital buildings--Design and construction"@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:copyrightYear"2009"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2009"
schema:description"Healing places -- Seeing and healing -- Sound and silence -- Cotton wool and clouds of Frankincense -- Mazes and labyrinths -- Finding your way ... --- ... and losing it -- Healing thought and healing prayer -- Hormones of hope and healing -- Hospitals and well-being -- Healing cities, healing world -- Healing gardens and my place of peace."@en
schema:description"If the distractions and distortions around you, the jarring colors and sounds, could shake up the healing chemistry of your mind, might your surroundings also have the power to heal you? This is the question Esther Sternberg explores in this fascinating book."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/794260227>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Healing spaces : the science of place and well-being"@en
schema:numberOfPages"343"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA927603>

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.