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Reactance to Health Warnings Scale: Development and Validation

Citation

Hall, Marissa G.; Sheeran, Paschal; Noar, Seth M.; Ribisl, Kurt M.; Bach, Laura E.; & Brewer, Noel T. (2016). Reactance to Health Warnings Scale: Development and Validation. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 50(5), 736-50. PMCID: PMC5055422

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Health warnings may be less effective if they elicit reactance, a motivation to resist a threat to freedom, yet we lack a standard measure of reactance.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12160-016-9799-3

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Annals of Behavioral Medicine

Author(s)

Hall, Marissa G.
Sheeran, Paschal
Noar, Seth M.
Ribisl, Kurt M.
Bach, Laura E.
Brewer, Noel T.

Year Published

2016

Volume Number

50

Issue Number

5

Pages

736-50

PMCID

PMC5055422

Reference ID

12831