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Author Mahony, Kerry.

Title Unpacking occupational stress discourses : stressors and ambulance personnel / Kerry Mahony
Published Saarbr├╝cken, Germany : Lambert Academic Publishing, 2009


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Description vi, 242 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Ch. 1. Introduction: the social construction of occupational stress -- ch. 2. Theorising occupational stress -- ch. 3. The popular and pragmatic: how research into occupational stress attains the status of knowledge -- ch. 4. Research strategy -- ch. 5. Restructuring and the creation of occupational stressors in a corporatised ambulance service -- ch. 6. 'Problems with management'; management and the creation of occupational stressors in an Australian ambulance service -- ch. 7. Political, economic and cultural dimensions of traumatic stressors and the stressor of emotion work -- ch. 8. Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliography (pages 228-242)
Subject Ambulance drivers -- Job stress.
Ambulance drivers -- Australia.
Ambulance service -- Job stress.
Ambulance service -- Australia.
Job stress.
Stress management -- Australia.
ISBN 3838328043 (paperback)
9783838328041 (paperback)