Psychology: Health Psychology

  • Revelations of a Cynical Clinical Psychologist book cover

    Revelations of a Cynical Clinical Psychologist

    1st Edition

    By Max Heinrich

    Presenting first-hand accounts from the ‘front line’, Reflections of a Cynical Clinical Psychologist provides the reader with a participant experience of the daily ups and downs of a US mental health professional. Vividly describing actual clinical events ranging from tragic to comedic, this book…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04 
    Routledge

  • Martial Arts and Well-being: Connecting communities and promoting health book cover

    Martial Arts and Well-being

    Connecting communities and promoting health, 1st Edition

    By Carol Fuller, Viki Lloyd

    Martial Arts and Well-Being explores how Martial Arts can contribute in important ways to health and well-being, as well as providing other broader social benefits. By using psychological and sociological theory related to behaviour, ritual, perception and reality construction, the book seeks to…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
    Routledge

  • Critical Happiness Studies book cover

    Critical Happiness Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Hill, Svend Brinkmann, Anders Petersen

    This volume draws together the work of a diverse range of thinkers and researchers to address the question of happiness critically, using a wide variety of theoretical and empirical methodologies. Broadening the discussion beyond what might be considered highly individual and insular…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Youth and Internet Pornography: The impact and influence on adolescent development book cover

    Youth and Internet Pornography

    The impact and influence on adolescent development, 1st Edition

    By Richard Joseph Behun, Eric Owens

    This much-needed book provides an in-depth, non-judgmental look at how consumption of Internet pornography and Sexually Explicit Internet Material (SEIM) impacts the social, physical, emotional, and sexual development of adolescents. Youth and Internet Pornography explores some of the most…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

  • Understanding Public Health: Productive Processing of Internal and External Reality book cover

    Understanding Public Health

    Productive Processing of Internal and External Reality, 1st Edition

    By Klaus Hurrelmann, Matthias Richter

    This book develops a new model of the genesis of health, based on the interplay between genetic and environmental factors. Hurrelmann and Richter build upon the basic theories of health and the popular model of salutogenesis to offer a comprehensive interdisciplinary theory of health genesis and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Psychology of Eating: Fromn Biology to Culture to Policy book cover

    Psychology of Eating

    Fromn Biology to Culture to Policy, 2nd Edition

    By Emily Splane, Neil Rowland

    The Psychology of Eating is the essential multi-disciplinary introduction to the psychology of eating, looking at the biological, genetic, developmental and social determinants of how humans find and assimilate food. Thoroughly revised and updated, the new edition brings multi-faceted expertise to…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Critical Ethnographic Perspectives on Medical Travel book cover

    Critical Ethnographic Perspectives on Medical Travel

    1st Edition

    By Cecilia Vindrola Padros

    By taking an ethnographic approach to medical travel, this important book uses critical perspectives to understand inequalities in healthcare access and delivery, including gender, class and ethnicity, and explore how these are negotiated. In this key text Vindrola- Padros presents a comprehensive…

    Paperback – 2019-10-18 
    Routledge
    Critical Approaches to Health

  • Routledge International Handbook of Women's Sexual and Reproductive Health book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Women's Sexual and Reproductive Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jane M. Ussher, Joan C. Chrisler, Janette Perz

    The Routledge International Handbook of Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health is the authoritative reference work on important, leading-edge developments in the domains of women’s sexual and reproductive health. The handbook adopts a life-cycle approach to examine key milestones and events in…

    Hardback – 2019-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Becoming a Health Psychologist book cover

    Becoming a Health Psychologist

    1st Edition

    By Tracey A. Revenson, Patrice G. Saab, Peggy M. Zoccola, Lara N. Traeger

    Becoming a Health Psychologist provides an overview of the different training paths students can take to prepare themselves for graduate school and careers in the field of health psychology. You’ll find tips on how to choose and apply for graduate programs as well as numerous practical examples…

    Paperback – 2019-10-08
    Routledge

  • Work, Vacation and Well-being: Who's afraid to take a break? book cover

    Work, Vacation and Well-being

    Who's afraid to take a break?, 1st Edition

    By Dalia Etzion

    Based on a twenty-year research study, Work, Vacation and Well-being delves into the ubiquitous yet often-underestimated issues surrounding vacation and respite. Providing an original outlook on how breaks from work can be beneficial for the well-being of employees, this book also addresses the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-04
    Routledge

  • Alcohol Problems Among Adolescents: Current Directions in Prevention Research book cover

    Alcohol Problems Among Adolescents

    Current Directions in Prevention Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gayle M. Boyd, Jan Howard, Robert A. Zucker

    Alcohol misuse presents a major risk for health and well-being throughout the life-span, but youth have a special vulnerability. Alcohol is the most widely used drug by adolescents. For some, this may be one or two isolated occasions of youthful experimentation; for others, the use becomes…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Exercise: Integrating Theory and Practice book cover

    The Psychology of Exercise

    Integrating Theory and Practice, 5th Edition

    By Curt L. Lox, Kathleen A. Martin Ginis, Heather L. Gainforth, Steven J. Petruzzello

    Now in its fifth edition, The Psychology of Exercise: Integrating Theory and Practice is the ideal resource for undergraduate courses devoted to the study of exercise behavior. Following the success of previous editions, this book successfully integrates theoretical principles and the latest…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge

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