Preventive Stress Management in Organizations / Edition 1

Preventive Stress Management in Organizations / Edition 1

by James Campbell Quick
     
 

This book, written in clear, accessible language, shows how to stop job stress before it starts. Originally published in 1984, this bestseller has been revised and updated for a new generation of readers. It will be a key source for managers, human resource professionals, industrial/organizational psychologists, graduate students in industrial/organizational… See more details below

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This book, written in clear, accessible language, shows how to stop job stress before it starts. Originally published in 1984, this bestseller has been revised and updated for a new generation of readers. It will be a key source for managers, human resource professionals, industrial/organizational psychologists, graduate students in industrial/organizational psychology, and business administrators.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557984326
Publisher:
American Psychological Association
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
7.23(w) x 10.31(h) x 1.14(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures
List of Exhibits and Tables
Foreword
Preface
1Stress in Organizations1
2Organizational Demands and Stressors21
3The Stress Response and Its Modifiers41
4Individual Consequences of Stress65
5Organizational Consequences of Stress89
6Basic Concepts for Stress Diagnosis in Organizations111
7Survey of Stress Diagnostic Measures125
8Preventive Stress Management: Principles and Methods149
9Organizational Prevention: Modifying Work Demands163
10Organizational Prevention: Improving Relationships at Work187
11Primary Prevention for Individuals: Managing and Coping With Stressors207
12Secondary Prevention for Individuals: Modifying Responses to Inevitable Demands231
13Tertiary Prevention for Individuals: Healing the Wounds257
14Preventive Stress Management for Healthy Organizations277
15Preventive Stress Management: From Threat to Opportunity301
App. ASources of Diagnostic Instruments309
App. BResource Groups313
References317
Index357
About the Authors367

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