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Theory in health promotion research and practice : thinking outside the box / Patricia Goodson.

Author:
Goodson, Patricia, 1958- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett, 2010.
Description:
xix, 245 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Ch. 1. Theory as Practice: Thinking Theoretically About Health Promotion -- Ch. 2. Why Think Theoretically about Health Promotion? -- Ch. 3. Who is Thinking Theoretically? Current Use of Theory in Health Promotion Research and Practice -- Ch. 4. Which theories? An overview of the theoretical landscape in health promotion -- Ch. 5. Pattern # 1 - Exaggerated Focus on Individual-Level Factors: Too Much of a Good Thing? -- Ch. 6. Pattern # 2 - Undue Emphasis on Rationality: What s love got to do with it? -- Ch. 7. Pattern # 3 - Deliberate Privileging of Linearity: The whole or the sum of the parts? -- Ch. 8. Applying Theory to Health Promotion Research -- Ch. 9. Applying Theory to Program Planning and Evaluation -- Ch. 10. Bridging the Gap: Recommendations to Enhance the Use of Theory in Health Promotion Research and Practice -- App. A. Theory or Model? -- App. B. How to Think Theoretically.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780763757939 (pbk.)
  • 0763757934 (pbk.)
LCCN:
2009015393
OCLC:
316824348
RCP:
C - S