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Benessere e ambiente fisico
Autori/Curatori: Giuseppe Carrus, Massimiliano Scopelliti 
Anno di pubblicazione:  2015 Fascicolo: Lingua: Italiano 
Numero pagine:  17 P. 123-139 Dimensione file:  228 KB
DOI:  10.3280/RIP2015-001007
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In questo lavoro viene discusso il ruolo delle caratteristiche fisiche degli ambienti di vita quotidiana per la promozione del benessere di individui, gruppi e comunita. In particolare, si sottolinea il contributo della psicologia ambientale come ambito teorico e di ricerca utile per capire i processi psicologici alla base della relazione tra ambiente fisico e benessere. Questa relazione e illustrata attraverso il concetto di "ambienti rigenerativi", ossia tipologie di luoghi che promuovono, e non semplicemente consentono, la riduzione dello stress, il recupero dell’attenzione diretta, l’incremento delle emozioni positive e il miglioramento delle relazioni sociali. Infine, vengono brevemente presentati i concetti di walkability e "ambienti positivi", e vengono discusse le implicazioni di questi concetti ai fini di una sinergia tra promozione del benessere delle persone e sostenibilita ambientale.

Keywords: Ambiente fisico, psicologia ambientale, ambienti rigenerativi, walkability, sostenibilita.

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