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Emerging Theories in Health Promotion Practice and Research

ISBN-10: 0470179139
ISBN-13: 9780470179130
Edition: 2nd 2009
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Description: Adolescents (a high-risk health group) are growing as a percentage of the populations. This text offers an action-oriented epidemiologic approach to understanding the risk factors affecting adolescent health, and what can be done in response.  More...

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Book details

List price: $90.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/2/2009
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 624
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.530
Language: English

Adolescents (a high-risk health group) are growing as a percentage of the populations. This text offers an action-oriented epidemiologic approach to understanding the risk factors affecting adolescent health, and what can be done in response. Drawing on the leading experts in the field, this reference provides a survey and assessment of adolescent health risk behaviors, such as smoking, violence, teen pregnancy, and AIDS. Also described are trends and changes in risk behaviors over time; important theoretical models for developing interventions; prevention strategies for each risk behavior; and effective treatment modalities.

Tables and Figures
Foreword
Acknowledgments
The Editors
The Contributors
Theory in Health Promotion Practice and Research
Individual-Level Approaches
The Information-Motivation-Behavioral Skills Model of HIV Preventive Behavior
Social Influences: The Effects of Socialization, Selection, and Social Normative Processes on Health Behavior
Self-Esteem Enhancement Theory: Promoting Health Across The Life Span
Conservation of Resources Theory: Application to Public Health Promotion
Self-Determination Theory: Process Models for Health Behavior Change
The Elaboration Likelihood Model of Persuasion: Developing Health Promotions for Sustained Behavioral Change
An Integrative Model for Behavioral Prediction and its Application to Health Promotion
Community-Based Approaches
The Community Coalition Action Theory
Community Capacity: Theory and Application
Natural Helper Models to Enhance a Community's Health and Competence
Community-Based Prevention Marketing: A New Framework for Health Promotion Interventions
Ecological Approaches
Changing Our Unhealthy Ways: Emerging Perspectives from Social Action Theory
The Theory of Gender and Power: Constructs, Variables, and Implications for Developing HIV Interventions for Women
The Logical and Empirical Basis for the Behavioral Ecological Model
The Theory of Triadic Influence
The Interactive Domain Model Approach to Best Practices in Health Promotion
Communication-for-Behavioral-Impact: An Integrated Model for Health and Social Change
Issues and Challenges in Applying Theory in Health Promotion Practice and Research: Adaptation, Translation, and Global Application
Index

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