The Health Psychology Reader is designed to complement and support the recent textbook Health Psychology: Theory, Research and Practice by David F. Marks, Michael Murray, Brian Evans and Carla Willig (SAGE, 2000). It can also be used as a stand-alone resource given its didactic nature. The Reader explores key topics within the health psychology field with incisive introductions to each section by the Editor and includes a selection of the most important theoretical and empirical published work.
Conditional Versus Unconditional Risk Estimates in Models of Aids-related Risk Behaviour
With the introduction of models such as Becker's (1974) health belief model (HBM) and Rogers’ (1975) protection motivation theory, subjective probability concepts such ...