Health Behavior Change in Populations

Health Behavior Change in Populations

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

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


You Must CONTINUE and create a free account to access unlimited downloads & streaming