Behavioral Research

Table of Contents
1 Description, Theoretical Background, and History
2 Components of Personal Control
3 The Role of Control in Health Behavior Theories
4 Measures and Measurements


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  Perceived Severity
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  Self-Reported Behavior
  Social Influence
  Social Support

Perceived Control
Suzanne C. Thompson and Michèle M. Schlehofer

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