MHLC - Bibliography


    Wallston, B. S., Wallston, K. A., Kaplan, G. D., & Maides, S. A. (1976). The development and validation of the health related locus of control (HLC) scale. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 44, 580-585. view pdf

    Wallston, K. A., Maides, S. A., & Wallston, B. S. (1976). Health related information seeking as a function of health related locus of control and health value. Journal of Research in Personality, 10, 215-222. view pdf

    Wallston, B. S. & Wallston, K. A. (1978). Locus of control and health: A Review of the literature. Health Education Monographs, 6, 107-117. view pdf

    Wallston, K. A., Wallston, B. S. & DeVellis, R. (1978). Development of the multidimensional health locus of control (MHLC) scales. Health Education Monographs, 6, 160-170. view pdf

    Wallston, K.A. & Wallston, B.S. (1981). Health locus of control scales. In H. Lefcourt (Ed.) Research with the locus of control construct, Volume 1. New York: Academic Press. view pdf

    Wallston, K.A. & Wallston, B.S. (1982). Who is responsible for your health: The construct of health locus of control. In G. Sanders & J Suls (Eds.) Social Psychology of Health and Illness. Hillsdale, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum & Associates, 65-95. view pdf

   Wallston, K. A. (1982). Health locus of control beliefs. Patient Education Newsletter, 5, 56-57. view pdf

    Stein, M. & Wallston, K. A. (1983). Biofeedback and locus of control: Some considerations for future re-search. American Journal of Clinical Biofeedback, 6, 40-45. view pdf

    Wallston, K. A., Smith, R. A., King, J. E., Forsberg, P. R., Wallston, B. S., & Nagy, V. T. (1983). Expectancies about control over health: Relationship to desire for control of health care. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 9, 377-385. view pdf

    Stein, M., Smith, M., & Wallston, K. A. (1984). Cross-cultural issues in health locus of control beliefs. Psychological Studies, 29, 112-116. view pdf

    Burish, T. G., Carey, M. P., Wallston, K. A., Stein, M. J., Jamison, R. N., & Lyles, J. N. (1984). Health locus of control and chronic disease: An external orientation may be advantageous. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 2, 326-332. view pdf

    Wallston, K. A., Wallston, B. S., Smith, S., & Dobbins, C. (1987). Perceived control and health. Current Psychological Research and Reviews,6, 5-25. view pdf

    Rock, D. L., Meyerowitz, B. E., Maisto, S. A., & Wallston, K. A. (1987). The derivation and validation of six multidimensional health locus of control clusters. Research in Nursing and Health, 10, 185-195. view pdf

    Smith, R.A.P., Woodward, N.J., Wallston, B.S., Wallston, K.A., Rye, P. & Zylstra, M. (1988). Health care implications of desire and expectancy for control in elderly adults. Journals of Gerontology, 43, P1 7. view pdf

    Wallston, K.A. (1989). Assessment of control in health care settings. Chapter in A. Steptoe & A. Appels (Eds.) Stress, personal control and health. Chicester, England: Wiley. view pdf

    Wallston, K.A. (1991). The importance of placing measures of health locus of control beliefs in a theoretical context. Health Education Research, Theory & Practice, 6, 215-252. view pdf

    Smith, M.S. & Wallston, K.A. (1992). How to measure the value of health. Health Education Research, Theory, & Practice, 7, 129-135. view pdf

    Wallston, K.A. (1992). Hocus-pocus, the focus isn't strictly on locus: Rotter's social learing theory modified for health. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 16(2), 183-199. view pdf

    Wallston, K.A., Stein, M.J., & Smith, K.A. (1994). Form C of the MHLC Scales: A condition-specific measure of locus of control. Journal of Personality Assessment, 63, 534-553. view pdf

   Wallston, K.A. & Smith, M.S. (1994). Issues of control and health: The action is the interaction. In G. Penny, P. Bennett, and M. Herbert (Eds). Health psychology: A lifespan perspective. Chur, Switzerland: Harwood. 153-168. view pdf

    Wallston, K.A. (1997). Perceived control and health behavior. In A. Baum, C. McManus, S. Newman, J. Weinman, and R. West (Eds). Cambridge Handbook of Psychology, Health and medicine (Vol. 1). Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press. view pdf

    Wallston, K. A., Malcarne, V. L., Flores, L., Hansdottir, I., Smith, C.A., Stein, M.J., Weisman, M.H., & Clements, P.J. (1999). Does God determine your health? The God Locus of Health Control scale. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 23, 131-142. view pdf

    Chaplin, W. F., Davidson, K., Sparrow, V., Stuhr, J., Van Roosemalen, E., & Wallston, K. A. (2001). A structural evaluation of the expanded Multidimensional Health Locus of Control Scale with a diverse sample of Caucasian/European, Native, and Black Canadian women. Journal of Health Psychology,6, 447-455. view pdf

    Wallston, K.A. (2001). Conceptualization and operationalization of perceived control. In A. Baum, T. Revenson, and J.E. Singer (Eds.) The Handbook of Health Psychology. Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum. 49-58. view pdf

    Wallston, K.A. (2001). Control beliefs. In N.J. Smelser and P.B. Baltes (Eds.) International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences. Oxford, England: Elsevier Science. view pdf

    Willis, A.S., Wallston, K.A., & Johnson, K. (2001). Tobacco and alcohol use among young adults: Exploring religious faith, locus of health control, and coping strategies as predictors. In T. Plante and A. Sherman (Eds.) Faith and Health. Guilford. view pdf

    Wallston, K.A. (2004). Control and Health. In Norman Anderson (Ed.) Encyclopedia of Health & Behavior, Volume One. Thousand Oaks, CA:Sage. 217-220. view pdf

    Wallston, K.A. (2004). Multidimensionjal Health Locus of Control Scale. In A.J. Christensen, R. Martin, and J. Smyth (Eds.) Encyclopedia of Health Psychology. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum. 171-172. view pdf

    Wallston, K.A. (2005) Overview of the special issue on research with the Multidimendional Health Locus of Control (MHLC) Scales. Journal of Health Psychology, 10, 619-621. view pdf

    Wallston, K.A. (2005). The validity of the Multidimensional Helath Locus of Control Scales. Journal o f Health Psychology, 10, 623-631. view pdf

    Masters, K.S., & Wallston, K.A. (2005). Canonical correlation reveals important relations between health locus of control, coping, affect and values. Journal of Health Psychology, 10, 719-731. view pdf

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