Introduction: Who Becomes Sick and Who Stays Healthy, How and Why, and What Can be Done About It

  1. Margarete E. Vollrath2,3
  1. Margarete E. Vollrath

Published Online: 13 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713860.ch

Handbook of Personality and Health

Handbook of Personality and Health

How to Cite

Vollrath, M. E. (2006) Introduction: Who Becomes Sick and Who Stays Healthy, How and Why, and What Can be Done About It, in Handbook of Personality and Health (ed M. E. Vollrath), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470713860.ch

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Psychological Institute, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

  2. 3

    Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway

Author Information

  1. University of Oslo, Norway

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470021347

Online ISBN: 9780470713860

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Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Why we Should Study Personality in Health Psychology

  • Limitations and Perspectives

  • Overview of the Chapters

  • References