New directions in health psychology.
Description: Health psychology is one of the most dynamic and rapidly expanding areas ofpsychology as evidenced by the increasing number of research articles andtraining programmes. With such extensive growth there is a need for a process ofregular review and identification of the major developments, opportunities andchallenges.This five-volume Major Work contains influential theories andconceptual reviews while featuring empirical articles on a rapidly-expandingknowledge base. The collection showcases state-of-the-art methodologicaladvances and provides a significant resource for scholars in health psychologyand related fields, including nursing, public health, and medicalsociology.Volume One: The rise and fall of social cognition modelsVolume Two:The persistence of the psychosocial Volume Three: The increasing focus oninterventionsVolume Four: Differentiation in the fieldVolume Five: Diversity -The expansion of contexts
Contents: VOLUME ONE: THE RISE AND FALL OF SOCIAL COGNITION MODELSPart One: Theory of Planned Behaviour '? DevelopmentsImplementation Intentions and the Theory of Planned Behaviour - Sheina Orbell,Sarah Hodgkins and Paschal SheeranSocial Cognition Models and Health Behaviour: A Structured Review - ChristopherArmitage and Mark ConnerEfficacy of the Theory of Planned Behaviour: A Meta-Analytic Review -Christopher Armitage and Mark ConnerProspective Prediction of Health-Related Behaviours with the Theory of PlannedBehaviour: A Meta-Analysis - Rosemary McEachan, Mark Conner, Natalie Taylor andRebecca LawtonPart Two: Theory of Planned Behaviour '? ProblemsThe Expectancy-Value Muddle in the Theory of Planned Behaviour '? and SomeProposed Solutions - David French and Matthew HankinsDoes Changing Behavioral Intentions Engender Behavior Change? A Meta-Analysis ofthe Experimental Evidence - Thomas Webb and Paschal SheeranBeyond Behavioural Intentions: Planning Mediates between Intentions and PhysicalActivity - Urte Scholz, Benjamin SchÃ¼z, Jochen Ziegelmann, Sonia Lippke andRalf SchwarzerPart Three: Theory of Planned Behaviour '? CritiqueSome Problems with Social Cognition Models: A Pragmatic and Conceptual Analysis- Jane OgdenOld Clothes and an Older Look: The Case for a Radical Makeover in HealthBehaviour Research - Frances Mielewczyk and Carla WilligThe Theory of Reasoned Action: A Case Study of Falsification in Psychology -David TrafimowTime to Retire the Theory of Planned Behaviour - Falko Sniehotta, JustinPresseau and Vera AraÃºjo-SoaresPart Four: Transtheoretical Model '? DevelopmentsThe Transtheoretical Model of Health Behavior Change - James Prochaska and WayneVelicerStage Theories of Health Behavior: Conceptual and Methodological Issues - NeilWeinstein, Alexander Rothman and Stephen SuttonPart Five: Transtheoretical Model '? CritiqueThe '?Stages of Change' Model in Health Promotion: Science and Ideology - RobinBunton, Steve Baldwin, Darren Flynn and Sandy WhitelawTime for a Change: Putting the Transtheoretical (Stages of Change) Model to Rest- Robert WestIs There Utility in the Transtheoretical Model? - Christopher ArmitageVOLUME TWO: THE PERSISTENCE OF THE PSYCHOSOCIALPart One: Psychological CharacteristicsHostility and Health: Current Status of a Psychosomatic Hypothesis - TimothySmithSelf-Rated Health and Mortality: A Review of Twenty-Seven Community Studies -Ellen Idler and Yael BenyaminiThe Association of Coping to Physical and Psychological Health Outcomes: AMeta-Analytic Review - Julie Penley, Joe Tomaka and John WiebeHealth Status and the Five Factor Personality Traits in a NationallyRepresentative Sample - Renee Goodwin and Howard FriedmanPsychological Stress and Wound Healing in Humans: A Systematic Review andMeta-Analysis - Jessica Walburn, Kavita Vedhara, Matthew Hankins, Lorna Rixonand John WeinmanPersonality Is of Central Concern to Und