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Author Dalal, Ajit K., author

Title Health beliefs and coping with chronic diseases / Ajit K. Dalal
Published New Delhi ; Thousand Oaks : SAGE Publications, 2015
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Contents Psychology and health : the emerging perspectives -- Health beliefs and living with chronic diseases -- Development of an attribution model of psychological recovery -- Psychological recovery of accident victims with physical disability -- Health beliefs and psychological adjustment to a chronic illness -- Beliefs about the world and recovery from myocardial infarction -- Development of a measure of psychological recovery -- Measures of perception of hospital environment and affective reactions -- A narrative approach to understand illness experience -- Self-construal among healthy and chronically sick women -- Family support and coping with chronic diseases -- Folk wisdom and traditional healing practices : some lessons for modern psychotherapies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Chronic diseases -- Alternative treatment.
Chronic diseases -- Psychological aspects.
Chronic Disease -- psychology.
Adaptation, Psychological.
Attitude to Health.
Complementary Therapies -- psychology.
Models, Psychological.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9351500780
9351502163 (electronic bk)
9789351502166 (electronic bk)