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The Resource Hostility, coping & health, edited by Howard S. Friedman

Hostility, coping & health, edited by Howard S. Friedman

Label
Hostility, coping & health
Title
Hostility, coping & health
Statement of responsibility
edited by Howard S. Friedman
Title variation
  • PsycBOOK
  • Hostility, coping and health
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This pioneering book presents a serious, exacting scientific approach to understanding the link between psychological factors and disease. The foremost researchers in health psychology offer their insight into emotional patterns, coping processes, life-style and behavioral influences, personality factors, and social contexts. Hostility and coping are analyzed from a wide variety of conceptual and methodological viewpoints, yielding the most thorough-going treatment of this topic in health psychology available today. "Hostility, Coping, and Health" sets the standard for future research into this fascinating area of study, which will have profound repercussions for psychology as well as medicine. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2004 APA, all rights reserved)
Dewey number
155.9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Friedman, Howard S
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hostility (Psychology)
  • Adjustment (Psychology)
  • Stress (Physiology)
  • Cardiovascular system
  • Medicine, Psychosomatic
  • Adaptation, Psychological
  • Health Status
  • Hostility
  • Stress, Psychological
Label
Hostility, coping & health, edited by Howard S. Friedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Understanding hostility, coping, and health / Howard S. Friedman -- Developments in the measurement of hostility / John C. Barefoot -- Hostility, health, and social contexts / Timothy W. Smith and Alan J. Christensen -- Anger and cardiovascular health / Judith M. Siegel -- Conflict-prone and conflict-resistant organizations / Daniel Stokels -- Life-style and hostility / Larry Scherwitz and Reiner Rugulies -- Behavioral influences on coronary artery disease : a nonhuman primate model / Stephen B. Manuck [and others] -- Commentary to part two : hostility and the coronary-prone personality / John W. Burns and Edward S. Katkin -- Commentary to part two : does lowering cholesterol cause increases in depression, suicide, and accidents / Robert M. Kaplan, Stephen B. Manuck, and Sally Shumaker
  • Inhibition as the linchpin of health / James W. Pennebaker -- The repressive personality and social support / Robert A. Emmons -- Social withdrawal as a short-term coping response to daily stressors / Rena L. Repetti -- Conceptualizing the process of coping with health problems / Charles S. Carver, Michael F. Scheier, and Christina Pozo -- The influence of familial and interpersonal factors on children's development and associated cardiovascular risk / Barbara J. Tinsley -- Commentary to part three : assessing situational coping : conceptual and methodological considerations / Arthur A. Stone and Eileen Kennedy-Moore -- Commentary to part three : improving coping assessment : reply to Stone and Kennedy-Moore / Susan Folkman -- Stress, coping, and health : conceptual issues and directions for future research / Camille B. Wortman [and others]
Control code
ocn232978931
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 263 pages)
Form of item
online
Lccn
91031602
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232978931
Label
Hostility, coping & health, edited by Howard S. Friedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Understanding hostility, coping, and health / Howard S. Friedman -- Developments in the measurement of hostility / John C. Barefoot -- Hostility, health, and social contexts / Timothy W. Smith and Alan J. Christensen -- Anger and cardiovascular health / Judith M. Siegel -- Conflict-prone and conflict-resistant organizations / Daniel Stokels -- Life-style and hostility / Larry Scherwitz and Reiner Rugulies -- Behavioral influences on coronary artery disease : a nonhuman primate model / Stephen B. Manuck [and others] -- Commentary to part two : hostility and the coronary-prone personality / John W. Burns and Edward S. Katkin -- Commentary to part two : does lowering cholesterol cause increases in depression, suicide, and accidents / Robert M. Kaplan, Stephen B. Manuck, and Sally Shumaker
  • Inhibition as the linchpin of health / James W. Pennebaker -- The repressive personality and social support / Robert A. Emmons -- Social withdrawal as a short-term coping response to daily stressors / Rena L. Repetti -- Conceptualizing the process of coping with health problems / Charles S. Carver, Michael F. Scheier, and Christina Pozo -- The influence of familial and interpersonal factors on children's development and associated cardiovascular risk / Barbara J. Tinsley -- Commentary to part three : assessing situational coping : conceptual and methodological considerations / Arthur A. Stone and Eileen Kennedy-Moore -- Commentary to part three : improving coping assessment : reply to Stone and Kennedy-Moore / Susan Folkman -- Stress, coping, and health : conceptual issues and directions for future research / Camille B. Wortman [and others]
Control code
ocn232978931
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 263 pages)
Form of item
online
Lccn
91031602
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232978931

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