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The Social Psychology of Health

Shirlynn Spacapan

The Social Psychology of Health

The Claremont Symposium on Applied Social Psychology

by Shirlynn Spacapan

  • 362 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Sage Publications, Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Impact of computing & IT on society,
  • Impact of science & technology on society,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Stress (Psychology),
  • Health promotion,
  • Psychology,
  • Clinical health psychology,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Social Psychology,
  • Congresses,
  • Social psychology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7908092M
    ISBN 100803931638
    ISBN 109780803931633

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The Social Psychology of Health also features a range of readings emphasizing the breadth of this multidisciplinary field, with contributions from social psychologists, sociologists, epidemiologists, and public health professionals. These entries expose students to areas seldom addressed in typical health psychology texts, such as epidemiology.

Reviews 'The New Psychology of Health could not have "come of age" at a more critical point in time. Setting out an analysis that has been meticulously developed and tested over the last decade, this book moves us beyond the stereotyped terms of a debate about whether health is a product of genes, environment or chance.

Social Psychology and Health 3rd edition is essential reading for students taking social and health psychology courses. It is also useful for students of health and social welfare and provides a reference for health researchers and health professionals. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the Cited by: Social Psychology - Kindle edition by Myers, David.

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Social Psychology of Health book. Read reviews from world’s largest The Social Psychology of Health book for readers. This volume describes classic and contemporary theory and rese /5(4). Social Psychology and Health book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The second edition of this textbook has been extensively revi 4/5(2).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Part I. Health-related personality traits --The hardy personality: toward a social psychology of stress and health / Suzanne C.

Kobasa --Social psychology of the Type A coronary-prone behavior pattern / Charles S. Carver and. This book discusses major topics of health psychology from a social psychological perspective. This approach reflects the significant changes which have taken place in conceptions of health and illness during recent decades and the move away from purely biomedical models of illness.

In line with this broadening perspective, health psychology has become a dominant force in the. Unlocking the Social Cure.

The New Psychology of Health. DOI link for The New Psychology of Health. The New Psychology of Health book. Unlocking the Social Cure. By Catherine Haslam, Jolanda Jetten, Tegan Cruwys, Genevieve Dingle, S. Alexander Haslam. Edition 1st Edition. First Published Cited by: While social psychology tends to be an academic field, the research that social psychologists perform can and does have a powerful influence on our understanding of various aspects of mental health and wellbeing.

For example, research on conformity has contributed to our understanding of why teenagers sometimes go to such great lengths to fit in with their social.

Get this from a library. Social psychology and health. [Wolfgang Stroebe] -- Much new material has been added to this new edition, based on research done in the last five years. Many of the epidemiological examples and more than a third of the references have been updated. From to Donelson R.

Forsyth worked with C.R. Snyder and many other experts in the field of social and clinical psychology, editing a handbook that--at that time--summarized ongoing efforts in what was known as the social-clinical interface.

This interface recognized the growing interdependency of these two fields. Up to that time social psychologists were mostly Cited by:   Those with a background or interest in health promotion will most likely recognize some of the psychological contributions in the book.

The Yale model of communication, the effects of fear appeals, the relationship between self-efficacy and health status, decision-making and behavioural change models, causes and effects of stress are among Author: Jerry Kennard.

Go further in applying social psychology to everyday life. Sanderson includes application boxes on law, media, environment, business, health and education in every chapter right as the relevant material is introduced, rather than at the end of the s: 1.

Book Description. Principles of Social Psychology is adapted from a work produced by a publisher who has requested that they and the original author not receive attribution. This adapted edition is produced by the University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing through the eLearning Support Initiative.

Have you ever had trouble teaching the various. Social psychology is the study of how people act, think, and feel in the context of society. In other words, social psychologists are asking the question of how the individual's thoughts, feelings.

Social Psychology and Health 3rd edition is essential reading for students taking social and health psychology courses. It is also useful for students of health and social welfare and provides a reference for health researchers and health professionals.

show more4/5(2). Health psychology as a field of research and practice formally developed 30 years ago but it was prefigured by sustained debate within social and applied psychology about the. In the field of psychology, social psychology is the scientific study of how the thoughts, feelings, and behaviors of individuals are influenced by the actual, imagined, and implied presence of others.

In this definition, scientific refers to the empirical investigation using the scientific method, while the terms thoughts, feelings, and behaviors refer to the psychological variables that can.

Aims and scope. Social Psychology publishes innovative and methodologically sound research and serves as an international forum for scientific discussion and debate in the field of social psychology.

Topics include all basic social psychological research themes, methodological advances in social psychology, as well as research in applied fields of social psychology. An Introduction to Social Psychology/7 statements: of his earlier publications, and had read into them my own meaning.

Although I still recognise that Mr. Shand has the merit of having first clearly shown the need of psychology for some such con-ception, I must in the interests of truth point out that my conception ofFile Size: KB.It was then that he realized a fresh approach to a Social Psychology textbook was needed to structure and integrate student learning; thus, Principles of Social Psychology was born.

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