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Author Kerr, John H., 1930-

Title Workplace health, employee fitness, and exercise / edited by John Kerr, Amanda Griffiths and Tom Cox
Published London ; Bristol, PA : Taylor & Francis, [1996]


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 MELB  363.11 Ker/Whe  AVAILABLE
Description 193 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Series Issues in occupational health
Issues in occupational health.
Contents Preface: promoting workplace health -- 1. Employee exercise programmes: organisational and individual perspectives / Amanda Griffiths -- 2. Financial aspects of employee fitness programmes / Roy J. Shephard -- 3. Assessing the relationship between exercise and employee mental health: methodological concerns / Steve M. Jex and Deanne A. Heinisch -- 4. Exercise and mental health: the role of activity and fitness / Kathryn Thirlaway and David Benton -- 5. The psychological benefits of physical exercise for women: improving employee quality of life / Precilla Y. L. Choi and Nanette Mutrie -- 6. Exercise programmes and the promotion of health / Larry L. Fahlberg and Lauri A. Fahlberg -- 7. Understanding exercise as a method of stress management: a constructivist framework / Karen R. Flood and Bonita C. Long -- 8. Exercise, shiftwork and sleep / Mikko Harma -- 9. Alcohol abuse, physical fitness and the prevention of relapse / Sven Svebak
10. Employee fitness programmes and reduced absenteeism: a case study / John H. Kerr -- 11. Employee fitness and exercise: the way forward / John H. Kerr
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Employee health promotion.
Industrial hygiene.
Industrial safety.
Physical fitness.
Author Cox, Tom, 1947-
Griffiths, Amanda.
Kerr, John H., 1930-
LC no. 97116582
ISBN 0748401423
0748401431 (paperback)
Other Titles Workplace health