Behavior change & public health in the developing world / John P. Elder

Author(s): Elder, John P
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Subjects: Public health--Developing countries--Psychological aspects
Medicine, Preventive--Developing countries
Health behavior--Developing countries
Clinical health psychology--Developing countries
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, c2001
Series: Behavioral medicine and health psychology 4
Behavioral medicine and health psychology (2000)
LC Classification: R, RA
Physical Description: xviii, 171 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Series Editor's Introduction
Preface
Acknowledgments
1. Health Behavior in the Developing World 1
2. A Few Good Theories - and Behavioral Interventions That Work 15
3. Nutrition 43
4. Family Planning 57
5. Infectious Diseases 71
6. HIV/AIDS 93
7. Tobacco Control 105
8. Taking on the Wheel of Disease: Health Behavior Change in the 21st Century 119
References 145
Name Index 155
Subject Index 161
About the Author 171
Alternate Titles: Behavior change and public health in the developing world
Notes: LCCN: 00009852
ISBN: 0761917780 (hbk.)
ISBN: 0761917799 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-154) and indexes
OCLC Number: 44414062
ISBN/ISSN: 0761917780
0761917799