Research social cognitive theory and research 2-3 theorists who have had a great influence on the field of social psychology. In your own words, answer the following questions:

  • How do social cognitive theories and changing a behavior reflect on individual characteristics, environmental factors, and reciprocal determinism?
  • How is empirical data used to conduct community health assessments, planning, and policymaking?
  • What role do the theorists you chose to play in shaping advocacy and public policy?
  • What do they contribute to planning for community health improvement?