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Work and Organizational Psychology




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ISBN 9781032064918
March 24, 2022 Forthcoming by Routledge
272 Pages 25 B/W Illustrations

 
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Book Description

Providing a complete and contemporary overview of the evolving and fascinating world of work, this new edition of Work and Organizational Psychology is the perfect textbook, outlining not only key theoretical ideas, but how they relate to the role of psychologists advising today’s organizations.

Integrating the fields of human resource management and organizational behaviour, the text begins with a chapter to give the reader an insight into the domain of work and organizational psychology, the development of the field of work and organizational psychology, tasks and competencies of organizational and work psychologists, and careers in work and organizational psychology. The remainder of the book is divided into thirteen chapters which address the core areas of work and organizational psychology. This new edition includes expanded coverage of

The book is supported by a range of pedagogical features, spotlighting issues of theoretical, ethical or contemporary interest, whilst also enabling students to engage in active learning.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction to work and organizational psychology

PART 1: ORGANIZATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY

2. Individual differences and diversity management

3. Motivation and satisfaction

4. Group behaviour

5. Communication

6. Leadership

PART 2: WORK PSYCHOLOGY

7. Work analysis and human resource planning

8. Recruitment and selection

9. Induction, training, and development

10. Compensation management

11. Performance management

12. Career Development

PART 3: FURTHER ASPECTS OF ORGANIZATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY

13. Well-being and dysfunctional behaviour at work

14. Organizational design, development, and culture

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Biography

Sebastiaan Rothmann is Professor of Industrial Psychology and Director of the Optentia Research Unit at North-West University, Vanderbijlpark, South Africa. His research interest is the assessment and development of human potential and flourishing in institutions.

Cary L. Cooper is the 50th Anniversary Professor of Organizational Psychology and Health at the ALLIANCE Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, President of the CIPD (professional body of 156,000 HR professionals) and Chair of the National Forum for Health and Wellbeing at Work (comprised of HR Directors & CMOs of 40 global organisations).