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Title:
The well-gardened mind : the restorative power of nature
ISBN:
9781476794464
Edition:
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Physical Description:
ix, 340 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
General Note:
"Originally published in Great Britain in 2020 by William Collins."--Title page verso.
Contents:
Chapter 1: Beginnings -- Chapter 2: Green Nature: Human Nature -- Chapter 3: Seeds and Self-Belief -- Chapter 4: Safe Green Space -- Chapter 5: Bringing Nature to the City -- Chapter 6: Roots -- Chapter 7: Flower Power -- Chapter 8: Radical Solutions -- Chapter 9: War and Gardening -- Chapter 10: The Last Season of Life -- Chapter 11: Garden Time -- Chapter 12: View from the Hospital -- Chapter 13: Green Fuse.
Summary:
The garden has always been a place of peace and perseverance, of nurture and reward. Using contemporary neuroscience, psychoanalysis, and compelling real-life stories, The Well-Gardened Mind investigates the remarkable effects of nature on our health and well-being. --
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