With an emphasis on the application of theory and research to practice, this textbook presents current and future public health professionals with a range of methods geared towards helping people make healthy choices, from informing the individual to modifying the surroundings and circumstances that drive decision-making.Originating from the Theory of Reasoned Action (Ajzen and Fishbein 1980), the Theory of Planned Behavior (TPB) explains peoplea#39;s behavior in specific contexts (Ajzen 1991). ... Individuals do not make behavior change in a vacuum. Ratheranbsp;...
|Title||:||Health Behavior Change in Populations|
|Author||:||Scott Kahan, Andrea C. Gielen, Peter J. Fagan, Lawrence W. Green|
|Publisher||:||JHU Press - 2014-10-09|