Organizational Risk Factors for Job Stress

Pages: 401
Item #: 4318370
ISBN: 978-1-55798-297-1
List Price: $9.95
Member/Affiliate Price: $9.95
Publication Date: July 1995
Format: Softcover
Note: This book is out of print and no longer available for purchase.
Overview

Job stress and stress-related illness have reached epidemic proportions in the United States and are a major concern for employer and employee alike. This edited book presents the latest research on how the structure of the organization and attributes of the job contribute to or ameliorate stress. Major themes examined by the contributing authors include the importance of organizational culture and climate, the nature of job stress and burnout, the issue of electronic performance monitoring, the impact of particular kinds of high-risk occupations, and new methodological developments that are improving research design.

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