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Author Karoly, Paul.

Title Work stress : health care systems in the workplace / edited by James C. Quick ... [and others]
Published New York : Praeger, 1987


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Description xvii, 329 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Individual-organizational relationships : implications for preventing job stress and burnout / Michael T. Matteson -- Team-building interventions : an organizational stress moderator / Rita E. Numerof -- Job security, job loss, and outplacement : implications for stress and stress management / Richard S. DeFrank and Judith E. Pliner -- A labor view of stress management / William W. Winpisinger -- Corporate health and fitness programs and the prevention of work stress / W.B. Baun, E.J. Bernacki, and J. Alan Herd -- Preventive law trends and compensation payments for stress-disabled workers / Gilbert T. Adams -- Therapeutic stress interventions / Alan A. McLean -- Employee assistance programs : a strategy for managing stress / James L. Francek -- Risk counseling as a therapeutic intervention in the workplace / Bonnie C. Seamonds -- Occupational health and stress / Raymond R. Suskind -- Private psychiatric hospitals and work stress therapeutic interventions / John C. Wolfe and Thomas Robischon -- Work organizations and health care : future directions / Rabi S. Bhagat, James C. Quick, Jonathan D. Quick, and James E. Dalton -- Work stress in the 1980s : research and practice / Robert L. Kahn
Introduction / James C. Quick, Jonathan D. Quick, Rabi S. Bhagat, and James E. Dalton -- The practitioner's perspective / Alan A. McLean -- The researcher's perspective / Stanislav V. Kasl -- Research on work stress and health / James S. House -- Issues and implications for health care delivery systems : a Canadian perspective / Ronald J. Burke -- Efficiency and health hazards in mechanized work / Bertil Gardell -- Person-environment fit, Type A behavior, and work strain : the complexity of the process / R. Van Harrison, Gordon E. Moss, T.E. Dielman, William J. Horvath, and William R. Harlan -- The effect of high job demands and low control on the health of employed women / Suzanne G. Haynes, Andrea Z. LaCroix, and Tobi Lippin -- Behavioral factors in hypertension : lessons from the work setting / Margaret A. Chesney -- Neuroendocrine effects of work stress / Robert M. Rose -- Preventive stress intervention : a challenging area for researchers / John M. Ivancevich --
Analysis Personnel Stress Management aspects
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
Subject Employee assistance programs.
Job stress -- Prevention.
Job stress.
Work -- Psychological aspects.
Employee assistance programs.
Intractable pain -- Measurement.
Job stress -- Prevention.
Job stress.
Work -- Psychological aspects.
Author Quick, James C.
LC no. 86030636
ISBN 0275923290 (alk. paper)