ISBN: 978-1-898489-49-8

Mind, body, spirit: How museums impact health and wellbeing

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Dodd J, Jones C

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Research Centre for Museums and Galleries

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This publication reports the findings from a year-long action research project which set out to show museums are well placed to respond to changes in public health, using their collections to improve the health and wellbeing of individuals, to counter health inequalities within communities, and contribute positively to the goals of public health bodies.

Evidence Type: Non-Randomised Evaluation

Main Focus: Wellbeing / Quality of life

Research Purpose: Outcome Evaluation

Context: Community

Art Forms: Museums

Access Type: Free Download

APA Citation:

Dodd, J. & Jones, C. (2014). Mind, body, spirit: How museums impact health and wellbeing. UK:Research Centre for Museums and Galleries.