Pursuing Wellness: Museums & Social Issues 5:2 Thematic Issue, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Pursuing Wellness

Museums & Social Issues 5:2 Thematic Issue, 1st Edition

Edited by John Fraser, Judith Koke


136 pages

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Paperback: 9781598748598
pub: 2010-09-30
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Table of Contents

1.Introduction: Possible Selves in HealthJudy Koke and John Fraser2.Creating a Wellness CultureDavid Roland3.Using Provocative Questions to Address Societal Health IssuesElizabeth Kunz Kollman, Christine Reich, Larry Bell, Juli Goss4.Does Viewing Art in the Museum Reduce Anxiety and Improve Wellbeing?Jennifer Binnie5.Conceptions of Health and Wellness in Two Chicago NeighborhoodsRosa Cabrera and Ruth Gomberg-Munoz6.Two Art Museum Programs for People with DementiaAmir Parsa, Laurel Humble, and Courtney Gerber7.Accessible Wellness Workshops at the Philadelphia Museum of ArtJanice Merendino and Marissa A. Clark8.The Creative Art of Medical Inquiry: A Visual Literacy Program for Family Medicine ResidentsJoyce Zazulak, Karen Scott Booth, David Price, and Carol PodedwornyCase Studies9.Heart SmartDiscussed by Patrice G. Saab, Sean Duran, Judith R. McCalla, Judy A. Brown, L ucia E. Williams10.The Amazing Incredible YOU in Expedition HealthDiscussed by Nicole L. Garneau and Brian Hostetler11.The Healing Power of Art: Work of art by Haitian childrenDiscussed by Deborah StokesReviews and Resources12.Exhibit Review: Object StoriesReviewed by Jeanine Ancelet, Sharisse Butler and Angie Ong13.Resources for Pursuing WellnessJackie Armstrong

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology