Near fine condition.John Wiley & Sons,1994.Second edition.First edition-3rd printing of the second edition(10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3).Hardback(two small nicks and crease on the edges of the cover and spine) in near fine condition,no Dj.Illustrated with b/w photos,drawings,diagrams,tables,stats.Nice and clean pages with small creases and two nicks on the edges,small pen mark on the edge of the copyright page.Nice and clean book. No Dj cover.607pp including Glossary,references,author index,subject index.Heavy book(approx. 1.2 Kg). This is another paragraph Product Description: Instructor's Manual available. n nFrom the Publisher nUses research and theories from many disciplines to describe how psychological, physiological and cultural factors affect health. Revised and updated, this edition features a new chapter on the future of health psychology, a novel type of boxed feature named ``Assess Yourself'' in which students can actively evaluate some aspect of their own health-related characteristics and some new and significant theoretical perspectives such as the stages of change model of behavior change, social action theory and the biobehavioral model of tobacco use. The text is enlivened by many case studies and realistic examples based upon current research.