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Models and perspectives in health psychology

Robert G. Frank

Models and perspectives in health psychology

by Robert G. Frank

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Published by American Psychological Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesHandbook of clinical health psychology, vol.3
ContributionsBoll, Thomas J.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22594641M
ISBN 101591471060

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The Functionalist Approach. As conceived by Talcott Parsons (), Parsons, T. (). The social York, NY: Free Press. the functionalist perspective emphasizes that good health and effective medical care are essential for a society’s ability to function. Ill health impairs our ability to perform our roles in society, and if too many people are unhealthy, society’s functioning. Social history of health psychology: context and textbooks Article Literature Review (PDF Available) in Health Psychology Review 8(2) September with 3, Reads How we measure 'reads'.

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