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role of horticulture in human well-being and social development

National Symposium on the Role of Horticulture in Human Well-being and Social Development.

role of horticulture in human well-being and social development

a national symposium, 19-21 April 1990, Arlington, Virginia

by National Symposium on the Role of Horticulture in Human Well-being and Social Development.

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Published by Timber Press in Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horticulture -- Congresses.,
  • Horticulture -- Social aspects -- Congresses.,
  • Gardening -- Therapeutic use -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementeditor-in-chief, Diane Relf.
    ContributionsRelf, Diane.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB317.53
    The Physical Object
    Pagination254p.
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22610065M
    ISBN 100881922099

    human issues in horticulture, research methods, urban horticulture, psychological aspects of horticulture, research review: DOI: /ActaHortic Abstract: Can horticulture contribute significantly to human well-being and mental health? Increasing evidence suggests it by: 6. Brown e, C.A. The role of nature for the promotion of well-being of the elderly. In: D. Relf (ed.). The role of horticulture in human well-being and social development: A national sympo­sium. Timber Press, Portland, Ore. Biinn, D.E. Group cohesiveness is enhanced as children engage in plant-stimulated discovery activities. J.

      Ulrich RS, Parsons R. Influences of Passive Experiences with Plants on Individual Well-Being and Health. In: Relf Diane., editor. The Role of Horticulture in Human Well-Being and Social Development. Portland: Timber Press; pp. 93– [Google Scholar]Cited by: Fruits and vegetables play an important role in human nutrition and health, particularly as sources of vitamin C, thiamine, niacin, pyridoxine, folic acid, minerals and dietary fibre (Wargovich, ). In the USA, the consumption of fruits and vegetables as a group is known to contribute to an estimated.

    These readings help us to recognize the extensive psycho-social benefits that we gain from the human experience of nature. Lewis, C. A. Green Nature/Human Nature: The Meaning of Plants in our Lives. Chicago: University of Illinois Press. Relf, Diane (editor). The Role of Horticulture in Human Well-Being and Social Development. The Role of Horticulture in Human Well-being and Social Development A collaboration of the International People Plant Council, the American Horticultural Therapy Association, and the International Society for Horticultural Sciences.


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