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The psychology of lifestyle : promoting healthy behaviour

Author: Kathryn Thirlaway; Dominic Upton
Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Addresses the role that psychology can play in reversing the trend of deleterious lifestyle choices. This book considers the common characteristics of lifestyle behaviors and reflects on how we can  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kathryn Thirlaway; Dominic Upton
ISBN: 9780415416610 0415416612 9780415416627 0415416620
OCLC Number: 938188675
Description: 327 s. : illustrations
Contents: Conceptualising lifestyle psychology --
Theories of change --
Smoking --
Eating --
Physical activity --
Drinking --
Sex --
Illicit drug use --
Evaluating lifestyle psychology --
Strategies for the 21st century.
Responsibility: Kathryn Thirlaway and Dominic Upton.

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`This book is to be welcomed by health psychology students and scholars. It covers theories of change - and critically extends them; considers major health issues in modern Britain and offers a range Read more...

 
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