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Greening in the red zone : disaster, resilience and community greening

Author: Keith G Tidball; Marianne E Krasny
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Creation and access to green spaces promotes individual human health, especially in therapeutic contexts among those suffering traumatic events. But what of the role of access to green space and the act of creating and caring for such places in promoting social health and well-being? Greening in the Red Zone asserts that creation and access to green spaces confers resilience and recovery in systems disrupted by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Greening in the red zone.
Dordrecht : Springer, 2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Keith G Tidball; Marianne E Krasny
ISBN: 9789048199471 9048199476
OCLC Number: 854969969
Notes: KIncludes index.
Description: 1 online resource (516 pages)
Contents: Introduction: Greening in the Red Zone / Keith G. Tidball and Marianne E. Krasny --
Resilience and Transformation in the Red Zone / Keith G. Tidball and Marianne E. Krasny --
A Daunting Challenge: Creating an Urban Park in an Impoverished Neighborhood of Port-au-Prince, Haiti / Michèle Duvivier Pierre-Louis --
Motives and Explanation --
Urgent Biophilia: Human-Nature Interactions in Red Zone Recovery and Resilience / Keith G. Tidball --
Sowing Seeds of Resilience: Community Gardening in a Post-Disaster Context / Heather A. Okvat and Alex J. Zautra Ph. D. --
Turning Degraded Open Space into a Community Asset --
The Soweto Mountain of Hope Greening Case / Soul Shava and Mandla Mentoor --
The Role of Nature in Children's Resilience: Cognitive and Social Processes / Nancy M. Wells --
Children's Engagement with the Natural World as a Ground for Healing / Louise Chawla --
8,000 Trees: A Refuge from Ruins / Suzanne Thompson --
Topophilia, Biophilia and Greening in the Red Zone / Richard C. Stedman and Micah Ingalls --
Urban Gardens: Pockets of Social-Ecological Memory / Stephan Barthel, John Parker, Carl Folke and Johan Colding --
Reconstructing Village Groves After a Typhoon in Korea / Eunju Lee --
Nature Engagement to Foster Resilience in Military Communities / Marianne E. Krasny, Katherine Hess Pace, Keith G. Tidball and Kenneth Helphand --
Garden for Victory! The American Victory Garden Campaign of World War II / Laura J. Lawson --
The Korea DMZ: From a Red Zone to a Deeper Shade of Green / Anna Grichting and Kwi Gon Kim --
Green Zones from Above and Below: A Retrospective and Cautionary Tale / Charles Geisler --
Reflections on Defiant Gardens: Making Gardens in Wartime / Kenneth Helphand --
Cases and Practices --
Restoration of the Urban Forests of Tokyo and Hiroshima Following World War II / Sheauchi Cheng and Joe R. McBride --
Valuing Urban Forest: Lessons to Learn from Hurricanes / R. Bruce Hull --
Trees and Rebirth: Social-ecological Symbols and Rituals in the Resilience of Post-Katrina New Orleans / Keith G. Tidball --
The Risks of Greening in the Red Zone: Creating Afghanistan's First National Park in the Midst of Conflict / Peter D. Smallwood --
Destruction and Replanting of the Urban Forest of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina / Igor Laćan and Joe R. McBride --
The Re-greening of the Grey: Some Practical Considerations for the Urban Forest / Sandra Dark --
Trees and Tree-Planting in Southern Madagascar: Sacredness and Remembrance / Maria Tengö and Jacob von Heland --
Community-Based Memorials to September 11, 2001: Environmental Stewardship as Memory Work / Erika S. Svendsen and Lindsay K. Campbell --
Six Ares of Land: Resilience of City Dwellers in Russia / Louiza Boukharaeva --
Beyond the Bars: Landscapes for Health and Healing in Corrections / Amy L. Lindemuth --
Conservation: The Catalyst for Peace in Northern Kenya / Ian Craig --
Sustainability-Oriented Social Learning in Multi-cultural Urban Areas: The Case of the Rotterdam Environmental Centre / Arjen E.J. Wals and Marlon E. van der Waal --
Developing a Safe, Nurturing and Therapeutic Environment for the Families of the Garbage Pickers in Guatemala and for Disabled Children in Bosnia and Herzegovina / Daniel M. Winterbottom --
Reforestation Activities at a Chadian Refugee Camp in Northern Cameroon / Elizabeth A. Moore --
Growing Hope: How Urban Gardens Are Empowering War-Affected Liberians and Harvesting a New Generation of City Farmers / Christina Holder --
Cyprus: Greening in the Dead Zone / Anna Grichting --
The Berlin Wall Trail: A Cycling and Hiking Route on the Traces of Berlin's East-West Division During the Cold War / Michael Cramer --
Synthesis and Conclusion: Applying Greening in Red Zones / Keith G. Tidball, Elon D. Weinstein and Marianne E. Krasny.
Responsibility: Keith G. Tidball, Marianne E. Krasny, editors.

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Creation and access to green spaces promotes individual human health, especially in therapeutic contexts among those suffering traumatic events.  Read more...

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