5.06 Arts and culture help people understand their neighbours, community, history, and environment.
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Strategies for creative spaces and cities: Lessons learned
Lesson 1: Creativity-enhancing instruction and cultural activity in public education system are vital to supporting the creative economy.
Lesson 2: Cultural and creativity-based programs offer an...
Measuring the economic and social impact of the arts: a review
"Arts, sports, cultural and recreational activity ‘can contribute to neighbourhood renewal and make a real difference to health, crime, employment and education in deprived communities’ .”...
Quality of life and well-being: Measuring the benefits of culture and sport: Literature review and t
In 2006, Scottish Executive Social Research about what is QOL, what contributes to QOL, and what are the outcomes of QOL states: “... the New Zealand government uses the concept of “cultural...
Informal arts: Finding cohesion, capacity and other cultural benefits in unexpected places
The informal arts occupy a significant place in the social infrastructure of communities, helping to build both individual identity and group solidarity. In the course of informal arts...
Out of the hopeless box: Creative Neighbourhoods: an evaluation
“Creative Neighbourhoods helped put in place some of the conditions to promote cohesive communities.
-the diversity of people’s different backgrounds and circumstances were appreciated and...
Enhancing Cultural Capital: The Arts and Community Development in Winnipeg
The wealth of artistic and cultural resources in Winnipeg's inner city make an enormous contribution to building community capacity, energizing community-based revitalization efforts, educating...
Exploring the role of arts and culture in urban sustainable development: Journey in progress
Quality of community life components:
• economic vitality —a precondition to generate the wealth to create other services
• a sense of place and strong public realm
• cultural activities that...
Cultural Symbiosis: Cultural participation and cohesive communities
Arts organizations and arts participation feed off one another. Economic and ethnic diversity are strongly associated with cultural participation, and this merging of diversity, institutions and...
Compendium of Research Papers: the International Forum on the Creative Economy [Recueil des Textes:
Canada’s culture sector, encompassing arts and culture industries, generates a wealth of contributions to Canada’s cultural, social, and economic fabric and contributes to our national...
Cultural Engagement in California’s Inland Regions
A number of cultural activities and programs, if supported at higher levels, might more equitably increase levels of cultural vitality in the Inland Empire and San Joaquin Valley. They are...
Exploring the role of arts and culture in urban sustainable development: A journey in progress
The indicators of benefits in quality of life and urban sustainability fall into 3 categories:
- Cultural vitality
- Spirituality and faith
- Heritage and local character
Arts and culture in medicine and health: A survey research paper
Arts and culture have important contributions to make to at least seven of the twelve determinants of health defined by Health Canada. Research in the United Kingdom and the United States is...