Source: American Journal of Health Behavior, Volume 29, Number 3, May 2005, pp. 250-257(8)
Publisher: PNG Publications
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Department of Public Health, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 2: Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 3: Department of Kinesiology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL 4: University of Georgia, Department of Exercise Science, Athens, GA 5: Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 6: Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 7: Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 8: Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
Publication date: May 1, 2005
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.