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.
Theorizing Health and Illness: Functionalism, Subjectivity and Reflexivity
This article is, simply put, a plea for theory. One of the reasons for propagating the work of theorizing came out of my own practice as a psychologist, now a decade ago, of ...