Psychosocial Processes and Health: A ReaderBMJ 1995; 310 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.310.6983.883 (Published 01 April 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;310:883
- Adrian Furnham
Ed Andrew Steptoe, Jane Wardle Cambridge University Press, pounds sterling24.95, pp 525 ISBN 0 521 42618 9
Edited collections of papers are often something of a curate's egg either because of the occasional incompetence of the contributors or because of the indolence of the editors. This is less likely in a book that consists of already published papers from leading specialist journals. The particular selection criteria for papers, however, need to be clearly spelt out.
The dust jacket of Psychosocial Processes and Health claims that the book “makes available within a single volume some …