Healing gardens : therapeutic benefits and design recommendations (Book, 1999) [WorldCat.org]
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Healing gardens : therapeutic benefits and design recommendations

Author: Clare Cooper Marcus; Marni Barnes
Publisher: New York : Wiley, ©1999.
Series: Wiley series in healthcare and senior living design.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Healing Gardens celebrates renewed interest in nature as a catalyst for healing and renewal by examining the different therapeutic benefits of healing gardens and offering essential design guidance from experts in the field." "Generously supplemented with photographs, site plans, anecdotes, and more, Healing Gardens is a practical guide for landscape architects and others involved in creating and maintaining  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Clare Cooper Marcus; Marni Barnes
ISBN: 0471192031 9780471192039
OCLC Number: 39747351
Description: x, 610 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Effects of gardens on health outcomes : theory and research / Roger S. Ulrich --
Design philosophy / Marni Barnes, with Clare Cooper Marcus --
Acute care general hospitals : typology of outdoor spaces / Clare Cooper Marcus --
Acute care general hospitals : case studies and design guidelines / Clare Cooper Marcus and Marni Barnes --
Psychiatric hospitals / Naomi Alena Sachs --
Healing gardens for children / Robin C. Moore --
Nursing home gardens / Deborah L. McBride --
Alzheimer's treatment gardens / John Zeisel and Martha M. Tyson --
Hospice gardens / Clare Cooper Marcus --
Getting it done / Marni Barnes and Clare Cooper Marcus.
Series Title: Wiley series in healthcare and senior living design.
Responsibility: edited by Clare Cooper Marcus, Marni Barnes.
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Serving as an alternative or supplemental treatment to drug or technology-related therapies, healing gardens are a growth area-literally and figuratively-in institutional settings around the world.  Read more...

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