Nature as Health Promotion: “The Rug of Life” as a Method

Tutkimustuotos: Artikkeli kirjassa/raportissa/konferenssijulkaisussaKonferenssiartikkeliTieteellinenvertaisarvioitu

Abstrakti

Results from the study ‘nature’s significance for human well-being’, shows that “The Rug of Life” gives additional value to the narratives. The method is qualitative with in-depth interviews combined with visual methodology of sixteen respondents between ages 25–76, who are living close to nature. In the interview it was asked what kind of nature has a meaning for them and how they estimate their well-being and nature’s impact on it and how quality of life are experienced, as well as nature’s and the local rural environment’s significance as a health promoting factor. The study has a salutogenic approach.

AlkuperäiskieliEi tiedossa
OtsikkoProceedings of the International and Interdisciplinary Conference IMMAGINI?
KustantajaMDPI (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute)
Sivut1–9
DOI - pysyväislinkit
TilaJulkaistu - 2017
OKM-julkaisutyyppiA4 Artikkeli konferenssijulkaisuussa
TapahtumaThe International and Interdisciplinary Conference IMMAGINI? Image and Imagination between Representation, Communication, Education and Psychology - International and Interdisciplinary Conference IMMAGINI? Image and Imagination between Representation, Communication, Education and Psychology
Kesto: 27 marraskuuta 201728 marraskuuta 2017

Konferenssi

KonferenssiThe International and Interdisciplinary Conference IMMAGINI? Image and Imagination between Representation, Communication, Education and Psychology
Ajanjakso27/11/1728/11/17

Keywords

  • Imagination for creativity
  • Quality of life
  • Restorative places
  • Salutogenesis
  • The imagination as a therapeutic tool
  • Thinking and Representation

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