Blue space, health and wellbeing : hydrophilia unbounded / edited by Ronan Foley, Robin Kearns, Thomas Kistemann and Ben Wheeler
- Geographies of health
- Machine generated contents note: 1.Introduction / Ben Wheeler -- pt. I Interdisciplinary perspectives on water and health -- 2.The meaning of water to health: antipodean perspectives on the `substance of life' / Veronica Strang -- 3.Keeping leisure in mind: the intervening role of leisure in the blue space -- health nexus / David Jarratt -- 4.Sailing, health and wellbeing: a thalassographic perspective / Mike Brown -- 5.To the waters and the wild: reflections on eco-social healing in the WILD project / Antony Lyons -- pt. II Experiencing health in blue space -- 6.From water as curative agent to enabling waterscapes: diverse experiences of the `therapeutic blue' / Carolina Doughty -- 7.Duchas: being and belonging on the borderlands of surfing, senses and self / Faskey Britton -- 8.Blue yogic culture: a case study of Sivananda Yoga Retreat, Paradise Island, Nassau, Bahamas / Morgan Parnell -- 9.No ducking, no diving, no running, no pushing: hydrophobia and urban blue spaces across the life-course / Hannah Pitt -- pt. III Blue health inequality and environmental justice -- 10.The shadows of risk and inequality within salutogenic coastal waters / Michael H. Depledge -- 11.Thirst World? Linking water and health in the context of development / Timo Falkenberg -- 12.Wellbeing and the wild, blue 21st-century citizen / Sarah Atkinson -- 13.Environmental uncertainty and muddy blue spaces: health, history and wetland geographies in Aotearoa New Zealand / Meg Parsons -- 14.Conclusion: new directions / Ben Wheeler.
- 9780815359142 hardcover
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- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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