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Understanding and changing health behaviour

Understanding and changing health behaviour

from health beliefs to self-regulation

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Published by Harwood Academic in Amsterdam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health behavior,
  • Health attitudes,
  • Health behavior -- Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Other titlesUnderstanding and changing health behavior
    Statementedited by Paul Norman, Charles Abraham and Mark Conner
    ContributionsAbraham, Charles, Norman, Paul, 1962-, Conner, Mark, 1962-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 396 p. :
    Number of Pages396
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17009113M
    ISBN 109058230732, 9058230740


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