SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

References

  • American Academy of Dermatology (2009). Skin cancer. Retrieved May 1, 2010 from http://www.aad.org/public/publications/pamphlets/sun_skin.html
  • American Cancer Society (2005). Cancer Resource Center Atlanta, Georgia, American Cancer Society. Retrieved April, 29 from http://www.cancer.org/downloads/PRO/SkinCancer.pdf
  • Aronson, E. (1968). Dissonance theory: Progress and problems. In R. P.Abelson, E.Aronson, W. J.McGuire, T. M.Newcomb, M. J.Rosenberg, & P. H.Tannenbaum (Eds.), Theories of cognitive consistency: A sourcebook (pp. 527). Chicago: Rand McNally.
  • Canadian Council on Learning (2006). Retrieved May 3, 2010 from http://www.ccl-cca.ca/CCL/Newsroom/Releases/20061010SCALHealth.htm
  • Cokkinides, V.E., Weinstock, M.A., O'Connell, M.C., & Thun, M.J. (2002). Use of Indoor tanning sunlamps by us youth, ages 11–18, and by their parent or guardian caregivers: Prevalence and correlates. Pediatrics, 109, 11241130.
  • Covello, V.T., & Peters, R.G. (2002). Women's perceptions of the risks of age-related diseases, including breast cancer: Reports from a 3-year research study. Health Communication, 14, 377395.
  • Cozzens, M.D., & Contractor, N.S. (1987). The effect of conflicting information on media skepticism. Communication Research, 14, 437451.
  • Cummings, S.R., Tripp, M.K., Herrmann, N.B. (1997). Approaches to the prevention and control of skin cancer. Cancer Metastasis Review, 16, 309327.
  • Eriksson-Backa, K. (2008). Access to health information: Perceptions of barriers among elderly in a language minority. Information Research, 13, paper 368. Retrieved May 3, 2010 from http://InformationR.net/ir/13–4/paper368.html
  • Farrelly, M.C., Healton, C.G., Davis, K.C., Messeri, P., Hersey, J.C., & Haviland, M.L. (2002). Getting to the truth: Evaluating national tobacco counter-marketing campaigns. American Journal of Public Health, 92, 901907.
  • Festinger, L. (1957). A Theory of Cognitive Dissonance. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press.
  • Geller, A.C., Colditz, G., Oliveria, S., Emmons, K., Jorgensen, C., Aweh, G.N., et al. (2002). Use of sunscreen, sunburning rates, and tanning bed use among more than 10 000 US children and adolescents. Pediatrics, 109, 10091014.
  • Hembroff, L., & Sierra, A. (1997). Sources and perceived reliability of health information. State of State Survey, Institute for Public Policy & Social Research, Briefing Paper No. 1998–35. Retrieved from May 3, 2010 from http://www.ippsr.msu.edu/Publications/bp9835.pdf
  • Hovland, C. I., Janis, I. L. and Kelley, H. H. (1953) Communications and persuasion: Psychological studies in opinion change, New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.
  • Hovland, C. I., Lumsdaine, A. A., & Sheffield, F. D. (1949). Experiments on mass communication. Princeton: Princeton University Press.
  • Islam, T., Gauderman, W.J., Cozen, W., & Mack, T.M. (2007). Childhood sun exposure influences risk of multiple sclerosis in monozygotic twins. Neurology, 69, 381388.
  • Lincoln, Y.S., & Guba, E.G. (1985). Naturalistic inquiry. Beverly Hills, CA: Sage Publications.
  • Lupton, D. (1992). Discourse analysis: A new methodology for understanding ideologies of health and illness. Australian Journal of Public Health, 16, 145150.
  • McCracken, G. (1988). The long interview. Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications, INC.
  • Mastin, T., & Campo, S. (2006). Conflicting messages: Overweight and obesity advertisements and articles in black magazines. The Howard Journal of Communications, 17, 265285.
  • Maugh, T.H. (2008). In disease fighting, vitamin D gets an A. Los Angles Times (June, 10). Retrieved May 2, 2010 from http://articles.latimes.com/2008/jun/10/science/sci-vitamin10
  • McMaster, C., & Lee, C. (1991). Cognitive dissonance in tobacco smokers. Addictive Behaviors, 16, 349353.
  • Monfrecola, G., Fabbrocini, G., Posteraro, G., & Pini, D. (2002). What do young people think about the dangers of sunbathing, skin cancer and sunbeds? A questionnaire survey among Italians. Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed, 16, 1518.
  • O'Keefe, D. J. (1999). How to handle opposing arguments in persuasive messages: A meta-analytic review of the effects of one-sided and two-sided messages. In M. E.Roloff (Ed.), Communication yearbook, Vol. 22 (pp. 209249). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
  • Pervin, L., & Yatko, R. (1965). Cigarette smoking and alternative methods of reducing dissonance. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 2, 3036.
  • Sherwood, J. J., Barron, J. W., & Fitch, H. G. (1969). Cognitive dissonance: Theory and research. In R. V.Wagner and J. J.Sherwood (Eds.). The study of attitude change. Belmont, CA: Brooks/Cole Publishing Company.
  • Strauss, A., & Corbin, J. (1990). Basics of qualitative research: Grounded theory procedures and techniques. CA: Sage Publications.
  • Tagliacozzo, R. (1981). Smoking behavior and exposure to “dissonant” information. International Journal of the Addictions, 16, 11491159.
  • Vardeman, J.E., & Aldoory, L. (2008). A qualitative study of how women make meaning of contradictory media messages about the risks of eating fish. Health Communication, 23, 282291.