New Directions in Health Psychology (SAGE Benchmarks in Psychology)

New Directions in Health Psychology (SAGE Benchmarks in Psychology)

By: Kerry Chamberlain (editor), Michael Murray (editor)Hardback

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Health psychology is one of the most dynamic and rapidly expanding areas of psychology as evidenced by the increasing number of research articles and training programmes. With such extensive growth there is a need for a process of regular review and identification of the major developments, opportunities and challenges. This five-volume Major Work contains influential theories and conceptual reviews while featuring empirical articles on a rapidly-expanding knowledge base. The collection showcases state-of-the-art methodological advances and provides a significant resource for scholars in health psychology and related fields, including nursing, public health, and medical sociology. Volume One: The rise and fall of social cognition models Volume Two: The persistence of the psychosocial Volume Three: The increasing focus on interventions Volume Four: Differentiation in the field Volume Five: Diversity - The expansion of contexts

About Author

MICHAEL MURRAY is Professor of Psychology at the University of Keele, UK. Previously he was Professor of Social and Health Psychology in the Division of Community Health, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada and Michael held positions at St Thomas' Hospital Medical School, London, UK and at the University of Ulster, Ireland. His previous books include Smoking Among Young Adults (1988, with L. Jarrett, A.V. Swan and R. Rumen) and Qualitative Health Psychology: Theories and Methods (1999, with K. Chamberlain). Michael is Associate Editor of Psychology & Health and an Editorial Board member of the Journal of Health Psychology, Health Psychology Review, Health Psychology & Medicine and Arts & Health. His current research interests include the use of participatory and arts-based methods to promote social engagement among older people.


VOLUME ONE: THE RISE AND FALL OF SOCIAL COGNITION MODELS Part One: Theory of Planned Behaviour - Developments Implementation Intentions and the Theory of Planned Behaviour - Sheina Orbell, Sarah Hodgkins and Paschal Sheeran Social Cognition Models and Health Behaviour: A Structured Review - Christopher Armitage and Mark Conner Efficacy of the Theory of Planned Behaviour: A Meta-Analytic Review - Christopher Armitage and Mark Conner Prospective Prediction of Health-Related Behaviours with the Theory of Planned Behaviour: A Meta-Analysis - Rosemary McEachan, Mark Conner, Natalie Taylor and Rebecca Lawton Part Two: Theory of Planned Behaviour - Problems The Expectancy-Value Muddle in the Theory of Planned Behaviour - and Some Proposed Solutions - David French and Matthew Hankins Does Changing Behavioral Intentions Engender Behavior Change? A Meta-Analysis of the Experimental Evidence - Thomas Webb and Paschal Sheeran Beyond Behavioural Intentions: Planning Mediates between Intentions and Physical Activity - Urte Scholz, Benjamin Schuz, Jochen Ziegelmann, Sonia Lippke and Ralf Schwarzer Part Three: Theory of Planned Behaviour - Critique Some Problems with Social Cognition Models: A Pragmatic and Conceptual Analysis - Jane Ogden Old Clothes and an Older Look: The Case for a Radical Makeover in Health Behaviour Research - Frances Mielewczyk and Carla Willig The Theory of Reasoned Action: A Case Study of Falsification in Psychology - David Trafimow Time to Retire the Theory of Planned Behaviour - Falko Sniehotta, Justin Presseau and Vera Araujo-Soares Part Four: Transtheoretical Model - Developments The Transtheoretical Model of Health Behavior Change - James Prochaska and Wayne Velicer Stage Theories of Health Behavior: Conceptual and Methodological Issues - Neil Weinstein, Alexander Rothman and Stephen Sutton Part Five: Transtheoretical Model - Critique The `Stages of Change' Model in Health Promotion: Science and Ideology - Robin Bunton, Steve Baldwin, Darren Flynn and Sandy Whitelaw Time for a Change: Putting the Transtheoretical (Stages of Change) Model to Rest - Robert West Is There Utility in the Transtheoretical Model? - Christopher Armitage VOLUME TWO: THE PERSISTENCE OF THE PSYCHOSOCIAL Part One: Psychological Characteristics Hostility and Health: Current Status of a Psychosomatic Hypothesis - Timothy Smith Self-Rated Health and Mortality: A Review of Twenty-Seven Community Studies - Ellen Idler and Yael Benyamini The Association of Coping to Physical and Psychological Health Outcomes: A Meta-Analytic Review - Julie Penley, Joe Tomaka and John Wiebe Health Status and the Five Factor Personality Traits in a Nationally Representative Sample - Renee Goodwin and Howard Friedman Psychological Stress and Wound Healing in Humans: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis - Jessica Walburn, Kavita Vedhara, Matthew Hankins, Lorna Rixon and John Weinman Personality Is of Central Concern to Understand Health: Towards a Theoretical Model for Health Psychology - Eamonn Ferguson Part Two: Social Relationships Health Psychology: What Is an Unhealthy Environment and How Does It Get under the Skin? - Shelley Taylor, Rena Repetti and Teresa Seeman Social Relationships and Health - Sheldon Cohen Social Support and Cancer Progression: A Systematic Review - Bina Nausheen, Yori Gidron, Robert Peveler and Rona Moss-Morris Part Three: Illness Management Self-Regulation: An Important Construct in Health Psychology Research and Practice - Martin Hagger Improving Patient Adherence: A Three-Factor Model to Guide Practice - Robin DiMatteo, Kelly Haskard-Zolnierek and Leslie Martin Part Four: Pathways Developing Psychosocial Theory in Health Psychology: Problems and Prospects - John Spicer and Kerry Chamberlain Health Psychology: The Search for Pathways between Behavior and Health - Howard Leventhal, John Weinman, Elaine Leventhal and Alison Phillips The Status of the `Biopsychosocial' Model in Health Psychology: Towards an Integrated Approach and a Critique of Cultural Conceptions - Andrew Hatala VOLUME THREE: THE INCREASING FOCUS ON INTERVENTIONS Part One: Planning and Evaluating Everything Should Be as Simple as Possible, but No Simpler: Towards a Protocol for Accumulating Evidence Regarding the Active Content of Health Behaviour Change interventions - Gjalt-Jorn Ygram Peters, Marijnde Bruin and Rik Crutzen Planning for, Implementing and Assessing the Impact of Health Promotion and Behaviour Change Interventions: A Way Forward for Health Psychologists - Louise Wallace, Katherine Brown and Suzanne Hilton Health Psychology Interventions - Ronan O'Carroll Part Two: Primary Prevention Interventions to Change Health Behaviours: Evidence-based or Evidence-Inspired? - Susan Michie and Charles Abraham Intervention Mapping: Protocol for Applying Health Psychology Theory to Prevention Programmes - Gerjo Kok, Herman Schaalma, Robert Ruiter, Pepijn Van Empelen and Johannes Brug Does Tailoring Matter? Meta-Analytic Review of Tailored Print Health Behavior Change Interventions - Seth Noar, Christina Benac and Melissa Harris A Taxonomy of Behavior Change Techniques Used in Interventions - Charles Abraham and Susan Michie Part Three: Clinical Interventions Using the Common Sense Model to Design Interventions for the Prevention and Management of Chronic Illness Threats: From Description to Process - Lisa McAndrew, Tamara Musumeci-Szabo, Pablo Mora, Loretta Vileikyte, Edith Burns, Ethan Halm, Elaine Leventhal and Howard Leventhal Ecological Momentary Interventions: Incorporating Mobile Technology into Psychosocial and Health Behaviour Treatments - Kristin Heron and Joshua Smyth Tailored Text Messaging Intervention for HIV Adherence: A Proof-of-Concept Study - Megan Lewis, Jennifer Uhrig, Carla Bann, Jennie Harris, Robert Furberg, Curtis Coomes and Lisa Kuhns Interdisciplinary Chronic Pain Management - Robert Gatchel, Donald McGeary and Cindy McGeary Part Four: Community Interventions Health, Community and Development: Towards a Social Psychology of Participation - Catherine Campbell and Sandra Jovchelovitch Navigating the Social Context of Metastatic Breast Cancer: Reflections on a Project Linking Research to Drama - Ross Gray, Christina Sinding and Margaret Fitch Community-based Participatory Research: Partnering with Communities for Effective and Sustainable Behavioral Health Interventions - Laura Bogart and Kimberly Uyeda Community Mobilisation in the 21st Century: Updating Our Theory of Social Change? - Catherine Campbell VOLUME FOUR: DIFFERENTIATION IN THE FIELD Part One: Approaches Freedom, Responsibility and Power: Contrasting Approaches to Health Psychology - David Marks Clinical Health Psychology: A Specialty for the 21st Century - Cynthia Belar Public Health Psychology: Expanding the Horizons of Health Psychology - Jane Wardle Public Health Psychology: A Conceptual and Practical Framework - Julie Hepworth Community Health Psychology: Promoting Analysis and Action for Social Change - Catherine Campbell and Michael Murray The Future of Occupational Health Psychology - Wilmar Schaufeli Towards a Critical Health Psychology Practice - Isaac Prilleltensky and Ora Prilleltensky Part Two: The Rise of Qualitative Research Reconciling Discursive and Materialist Perspectives on Health and Illness: A Reconstruction of the Biopsychosocial Approach - Lucy Yardley Encompassing Experience: Meanings and Methods in Health Psychology - Kerry Chamberlain, Christine Stephens and Antonia Lyons Beyond the Divide between Cognition and Discourse: Using Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis in Health Psychology - Jonathan Smith The Social Construction of Individual and Public Health: Contributions of Social Representations Theory to a Social Science of Health - Uwe Flick Methodolatry and Qualitative Health Research - Kerry Chamberlain Part Three: Qualitative Research in Action Levels of Narrative Analysis in Health Psychology - Michael Murray `My Wife Ordered Me to Come!': A Discursive Analysis of Doctors' and Nurses' Accounts of Men's Use of General Practitioners - Sarah Seymour-Smith, Margaret Wetherell and Ann Phoenix Remembering One's Stay in Hospital: A Study in Photography, Recovery and Forgetting - Alan Radley and Diane Taylor The Personal Meaning of Eating Disorder Symptoms: An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis - Andrew Fox, Michael Larkin and Newman Leung VOLUME FIVE: DIVERSITY - THE EXPANSION OF CONTEXTS Part One: Social Inequality Understanding How Inequality in the Distribution of Income Affects Health - John Lynch and George Kaplan US Disparities in Health: Descriptions, Causes, and Mechanisms - Nancy Adler and David Rehkopf Social Conditions as Fundamental Causes of Health Inequalities: Theory, Evidence, and Policy Implications - Jo Phelan, Bruce Link and Parisa Tehranifar A Socially Situated Approach to Inform Ways to Improve Health and Wellbeing - Christine Horrocks and Sally Johnson Part Two: Gender Gay Men and HIV/AIDS Risk Management - Paul Flowers From Suet Pudding to Superhero: Representations of Men's Health for Women - Antonia Lyons and Sara Willott Feminist Research Traditions in Health Psychology: Breast Cancer Research - Sue Wilkinson Issues for a Psychology of Men's Health - Christina Lee and Glynn Owens Our Health, Our Say: Towards a Feminist Perspective of Lesbian Health Psychology - Julie Fish Part Three: Race and Ethnicity Discrimination and Racial Disparities in Health: Evidence and Needed Research - David Williams and Selina Mohammed Race, Racism and Health: Disparities, Mechanisms, and Interventions - Elizabeth Brondolo, Linda Gallo and Hector Myers Perceived Racial Discrimination and Hypertension: A Comprehensive Systematic Review - Cynthia Dolezsar, Jennifer McGrath, Alyssa Herzig and Sydney Miller Part Four: Global Health Possible Contributions of a Psychology of Liberation: Whither Health and Human Rights - M. Brinton Lykes Health Psychology in African Settings: A Cultural-Psychological Analysis - Glenn Adams and Phia Salter Cultural Embeddedness of Health, Ethics and Healing: Prospects for Integrating Indigenous and Western Healing Practices - Tholene Sodi and Olaniyi Bojuwoye

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  • ISBN13: 9781446287606
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1760
  • ID: 9781446287606
  • weight: 3400
  • ISBN10: 1446287602

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