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Document Type

Thesis - University Access Only

Award Date

1992

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)

Department

Graduate Nursing

First Advisor

William McBreen

Keywords

health and hygiene of young adults, health promotion, health attitudes, health behavior

Abstract

The objectives of this study are:
1. Identify the value placed on health by a young adult population attending a midwestern university.
2. Identify the health-promoting actions of a young adult population attending a midwestern university.
3. Determine the differences in health-promoting actions among groups of young adults with various demographic characteristics.
4. Determine the difference in health value of groups of young adults with various demographic characteristics.
5. Determine the difference in health promoting actions of young adults who highly value health and those who do not.

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Young adults -- Health and hygiene
Health promotion
Health attitudes
Health behavior

Format

application/pdf

Number of Pages

83

Publisher

South Dakota State University

Rights

Copyright © 1992 Doreen Miller. All rights reserved

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