Baum Tr Andrew
Release Date: 01 March 2009
The Handbook of Health Psychology is considered the handbook of health psychology. It represents the state-of-the-science in the field by covering basic processes as well as cross-cutting issues and applications to the study of specific diseases. The editors offer a great balance of expertise with one noted for their work in the bio-behavioral components and the other for the psychosocial/sociocultural issues. As in the first edition, the contributors include the top researchers and rising stars in field.
Thoroughly updated throughout, the second edition features:
a a a a a Two new sections, one on risk and protective factors for disease and the other on macro-level factors that affect health, such as socioeconomic status.
a a a a a A more consistent structure in each chapter including an Overview, History, Methodology, Conclusion, Suggestions for Further Research, and References.a
- More on prevention and/or interventions and treatment in the applications sections.
The handbook serves as a primary textbook in graduate level courses in health psychology.
This title is not held in stock & is ordered from suppliers, subject to availability.
View other Baum Tr Andrew titles like "Handbook of Health Psychology, 2 E"
If you like this title please tell others:
Australian Bookshop. Established 2003