The relationship between age-stereotypes and health locus of control across adult age-groups
OBJECTIVE: This study integrates healthy ageing and health psychology theories to explore the mechanisms underlying the relationship between health control expectancies and age-attitudes on the process of ageing well. Specifically, the aim of this study is to investigate the relationship between age-stereotypes and health locus of control. DESIGN: A population-based survey of 739 adults aged 20 to 97 years (mean=57.3 years, SD=13.66; 42% female) explored attitudes towards ageing and health...[Show more]
|Collections||ANU Research Publications|
|Source:||Psychology & Health (2014): 1-30|
|Sargent-Cox, K & Anstey, K. J. The relationship between age-stereotypes 2014.pdf||569.43 kB||Adobe PDF|
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