International Review of Health Psychology

S Maes, H Leventhal, Marie Johnston

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Abstract

The aim of this annual series on health psychology is to provide practitioners, lecturers, graduate students and researchers working in the field of health psychology and related disciplines with a stimulating and useful overview of the field. Review type chapters covering the following areas of health psychology will be published: general concepts and methodology; health behaviour and health promotion; illness behaviour and health care; practical and professional issues. This first volume contains contributions from different parts of the world on "Gender and health", "Self-assessed health and mortality", "Stress and coronary heart disease", "Childhood obesity", "Health promotion at the worksite", "Chronic diseases in childhood", "Doctor-patient communication", "Health psychology in Africa" and "Health psychology in Australia". The selection of topics for this first volume represents the international perspective of this new series.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationChichester, United Kingdom
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons
Number of pages240
Volume1
ISBN (Print)0471927546 , 978-0471927549
Publication statusPublished - 15 Sep 1992

Publication series

NameInternational Review of Health Psychology
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons
Volume1

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Maes, S., Leventhal, H., & Johnston, M. (1992). International Review of Health Psychology. (International Review of Health Psychology; Vol. 1). Chichester, United Kingdom: John Wiley & Sons.