Shinrin Yoku: The Japanese Art of Forest Bathing

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Product Details

Price
$16.95  $15.59
Publisher
Timber Press (OR)
Publish Date
June 12, 2018
Pages
192
Dimensions
6.1 X 0.9 X 8.3 inches | 1.14 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781604698794
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About the Author

Yoshifumi Miyazaki is a university professor, researcher and the deputy director of Chiba University's Centre for Environment, Health, and Field Sciences. He has published several books on the effects of forest therapy, and in 2000 Yoshifumi received the Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries Minister Award for clarifying the health benefits. He is also the winner of an award from the Japan Society of Physiological Anthropology.

Reviews

"Miyazaki does an excellent job of clearly communicating both the dangers of stress and how forest therapy helps reduce its impacts." --The Dirt

"This beautiful, small, quiet book contains a powerful message. By connecting with nature we can enrich our lives and find relief from a world that shows no sign of slowing down. Give yourself this gift, and then share with others." --Pacific Horticulture

"For those interested in giving shinrin-yoku a try, Miyazaki's book is an excellent introduction." --NYBG's Plant Talk

"An outstanding job of explaining the history and meaning behind the practice." --New Spirit Journal ​