In celebration of Professor Arthur C. “Chris” Nelson’s illustrious career and our shared ambles in academia and in gardens in Japan, we offer this essay on public health and public gardens, namely gardens in the traditional Japanese style and how they could play an important role in addressing pressing public health issues in urban areas in the U.S. (and elsewhere).
Locher, Mira and Bartholomew, Keith
"On the Restorative Power of Nature, or Why Every Neighborhood Needs a Public Japanese Garden,"
Journal of Comparative Urban Law and Policy: Vol. 5
, Article 39, 528-538.
Available at: https://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/jculp/vol5/iss1/39