Encyclopedia of Health and Behavior

Description

This Encyclopedia was designed with the overarching goal to collect together in a single resource the knowledge generated by this interdisciplinary field, highlighting the links between science and practice. In it, scholars, health care practitioners and the general public will find a wealth of information on topics such as physical activity, stress and health, smoking, pain management, social support and health, cardiovascular health, health promotion, and HIV/AIDS. This two-volume set includes more than 200 entries on topics covering all aspects of health and behavior. In addition, the Encyclopedia of Health and Behavior includes a comprehensive set of additional resources with entries on selected organizations and an appendix with a detailed annotated listing of such organizations as well as Web sites of interest.

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Bibliographic Information
  • Pub date: January 2004
  • English
  • 9781452265483 / 0761923608
  • United Kingdom
  • Primary Price: 320 GBP
  • Pages: 1016
  • SAGE Publications / SAGE Publications, Inc
  • Publish State: Published
  • Responsibility: editor in chief Norman Anderson.
  • Page size: 29
  • Illustration: Illustrations
  • Biblio Notes: "A Sage reference publication"--T.p.
  • Reference Code: BDZ0005940828