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The Resource Psychology of physical activity : determinants, well-being, and interventions, Stuart J.H. Biddle and Nanette Mutrie

Psychology of physical activity : determinants, well-being, and interventions, Stuart J.H. Biddle and Nanette Mutrie

Label
Psychology of physical activity : determinants, well-being, and interventions
Title
Psychology of physical activity
Title remainder
determinants, well-being, and interventions
Statement of responsibility
Stuart J.H. Biddle and Nanette Mutrie
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Biddle, Stuart
Dewey number
613.7/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mutrie, Nanette
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Exercise
  • Clinical health psychology
  • Health promotion
Label
Psychology of physical activity : determinants, well-being, and interventions, Stuart J.H. Biddle and Nanette Mutrie
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-408) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. I. Introduction and rationale. 1. Introduction and rationale: why you should take your dog for a walk even if you don't have one! -- pt. II. Physical activity: why we do, why we don't. 2. Introduction to correlates of physical activity: things that might be related to being active -- 3. Theories based on attitudes and beliefs: active people have attitude! -- 4. Motivation through feelings of control: everything's under control! -- 5. Motivation through feelings of competence and confidence: I think I can, I think I can, I know I can-- -- 6. Stage-based and other models of physical activity: moving from thinking to doing -- 7. Social and environmental correlates of physical activity: people to see and places to go -- pt. III. Physical activity: a feel-good effect? 8. Psychological well-being: does physical activity make us feel good? -- 9. The relationship between physical activity and anxiety and depression: can physical activity beat the blues and help with your nerves? -- 10. The psychology of exercise for clinical populations: exercise can be good for you even when you are ill -- pt. IV. Physical activity: what works in helping people be more active. 11. Intervention strategies aimed at groups and individuals: "talking the talk and walking the walk" -- 12. Interventions in organisations and communities: helping people become more active where they work and live -- pt. V. Summary and future directions. 13. Conclusions and future developments: bringing it all together
Control code
ocn183206443
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 428 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415366649
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)183206443
Label
Psychology of physical activity : determinants, well-being, and interventions, Stuart J.H. Biddle and Nanette Mutrie
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-408) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. I. Introduction and rationale. 1. Introduction and rationale: why you should take your dog for a walk even if you don't have one! -- pt. II. Physical activity: why we do, why we don't. 2. Introduction to correlates of physical activity: things that might be related to being active -- 3. Theories based on attitudes and beliefs: active people have attitude! -- 4. Motivation through feelings of control: everything's under control! -- 5. Motivation through feelings of competence and confidence: I think I can, I think I can, I know I can-- -- 6. Stage-based and other models of physical activity: moving from thinking to doing -- 7. Social and environmental correlates of physical activity: people to see and places to go -- pt. III. Physical activity: a feel-good effect? 8. Psychological well-being: does physical activity make us feel good? -- 9. The relationship between physical activity and anxiety and depression: can physical activity beat the blues and help with your nerves? -- 10. The psychology of exercise for clinical populations: exercise can be good for you even when you are ill -- pt. IV. Physical activity: what works in helping people be more active. 11. Intervention strategies aimed at groups and individuals: "talking the talk and walking the walk" -- 12. Interventions in organisations and communities: helping people become more active where they work and live -- pt. V. Summary and future directions. 13. Conclusions and future developments: bringing it all together
Control code
ocn183206443
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 428 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415366649
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)183206443

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