Source: American Journal of Health Behavior, Volume 25, Number 1, January 2001, pp. 42-49(8)
Publisher: PNG Publications
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Department of Health & Exercise Science, Furman University, Greenville, SC. 2: Department of Health Promotion & Education and Family & Preventive Medicine, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC. 3: Department of Health Promotion & Education, School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC. 4: Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics and Family & Preventive Medicine, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC.
Publication date: January 1, 2001
The American Journal of Health Behavior seeks to improve the quality of life through multidisciplinary health efforts in fostering a better understanding of the multidimensional nature of both individuals and social systems as they relate to health behaviors.
The Journal aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of the impact of personal attributes, personality characteristics, behavior patterns, social structure, and processes on health maintenance, health restoration, and health improvement; to disseminate knowledge of holistic, multidisciplinary approaches to designing and implementing effective health programs; and to showcase health behavior analysis skills that have been proven to affect health improvement and recovery.