Psychology and Work Today: Pearson New International Edition CourseSmart eTextbook, 10th Edition (e-Book) book cover

Psychology and Work Today

Pearson New International Edition CourseSmart eTextbook, 10th Edition

By Duane Schultz, Sydney Ellen Schultz


456 pages

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eBook (VitalSource) : 9781315665009
pub: 2015-09-04
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This book describes industrial-organizational (I-O) psychology programs in action, showing how they are developed and implemented in a variety of organizational settings, using workers who differ by gender, age, culture, ethnicity, and socioeconomic status.

Table of Contents

Part I: The Practice of Industrial-Organizational Psychology 1. Principles, Practices, and Problems 2. Techniques, Tools, and Tactics Part II: The Development of Human Resources 3. Employee Selection Principles and Techniques 4. Psychological Testing 5. Performance Appraisal 6. Training and Development Part III: Organizational Psychology 7. Leadership 8. Motivation, Job Satisfaction, and Job Involvement 9. The Organization of the Organization Part IV: Characteristics of the Workplace 10. Working Conditions 11. Employee Safety and Health 12. Stress in the Workplace Part V: Engineering Psychology 13. Engineering Psychology Part VI: Consumer Psychology 14. Consumer Psychology

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Industrial & Organizational Psychology