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Weaving Traditional Arts Into the Fabric of Community Health: A Briefing From the Alliance for California Traditional Arts

Markowitz, Amy and Chanut, Francoise and Hanson, Jody and Emmert, Gina and Lawrence, Amy Alliance for California Traditional Arts (2011) Weaving Traditional Arts Into the Fabric of Community Health: A Briefing From the Alliance for California Traditional Arts. Other. UNSPECIFIED.

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The Alliance for California Traditional Arts (ACTA) is pleased to announce the publication of Weaving Traditional Arts Into the Fabric of Community Health, a briefing on the potential to promote health through engagement in community-centered traditional arts. The briefing presents an overview of the burgeoning field of arts-for-health, as evidenced by evaluations of two of ACTA’s signature programs: the Living Cultures Grants Program and the Apprenticeship Program. This briefing will be of particular interest to funders and organizations with a mission to support programming in the fields of the arts, health, and community development, as well as to artists and researchers in the fields of community medicine and public health and policy, the folk & traditional arts, and community-based arts and culture. Aware of mounting evidence that community-based arts may positively impact health and well-being, ACTA commissioned studies by UC Davis’s Center for Reducing Health Disparities and the Asian American…


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Item Type: Report Document or other Monograph (Other)
Additional Information: This article is available at the publisher’s Web site. Access to the full text is subject to the publisher’s access restrictions.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Traditional Arts, arts-for-health, community development
Subjects: Health > Public Health
Practice > interventions
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Date Deposited: 18 Jan 2012 09:00
Last Modified: 18 Jan 2012 09:00
Link to this item (URI): http://health-equity.lib.umd.edu/id/eprint/3757

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