Arts in Health: A review of the literature

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Crossen-White H, Hemingway A

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Bournemouth University

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A literature review undertaken to review the evidence regarding community-based arts in health initiatives from 2000 – 2014. The focus of the review was twofold:
To summarise existing research evidence regarding the impact of community- based arts in health initiatives.
To identify how existing community-based arts in health projects had engaged local people with the development and delivery of high quality arts projects.

Main Focus: Wellbeing / Quality of life

Research Purpose: Literature Review

Context: Community

Art Forms: Multi-Arts

Access Type: Free Download

APA Citation:

Hemingway,A., Crossen-White, H. (2015). Arts in Health: A review of the literature. UK: Bournemouth University.