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Healing Spaces

The Science of Place and Well-Being

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$21.00 • £16.95 • €19.00

ISBN 9780674057487

Publication Date: 09/30/2010

Short

352 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

Belknap Press

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Esther M. Sternberg, M.D., author of The Balance Within: The Science Connecting Health and Emotions, has done extensive research on brain–immune interactions and the effects of the brain’s stress response on health. She is Research Director of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona, Tucson.

Awards & Accolades

  • A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of 2010
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