Work & Organizational Psychology Products

  • Work Pressures

    New Agendas in Communication

    Edited by Dawna Ballard, Matthew McGlone

    Work Pressures fills the void of research on the nature of pressures on individuals in the workplace. It offers a broad view of how work pressures can compromise the performance and vitality of individuals and their organizations. The contributions to this volume not only confirm communication’s…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09 
    Routledge
    New Agendas in Communication Series

  • Vygotsky at Work and Play

    2nd Edition

    By Lois Holzman

    Vygotsky at Work and Play is an intimate portrayal of the Vygotskian-inspired approach to human development known as ‘social therapeutics’ and ‘the psychology of becoming’. Holzman provides an accessible, practical-philosophical portrayal of a unique performance-based methodology of development and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-03 
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Heroism and Heroic Leadership

    Edited by Scott T. Allison, George R. Goethals, Roderick M. Kramer

    Over the past decade, research and theory on heroism and heroic leadership has greatly expanded, providing new insights on heroic behavior. The Handbook of Heroism and Heroic Leadership brings together new scholarship in this burgeoning field to build an important foundation for further…

    Paperback – 2016-10-25 
    Routledge

  • Clean Coaching

    The insider guide to making change happen

    By Angela Dunbar

    Most coaches today see their role as mainly non-directive, helping to uncover their coachee’s own wisdom. However, coaches may unwittingly and unconsciously constrain what their coachees talk and think about, getting in the way of unique, self-generated solutions. Clean Coaching provides a…

    Paperback – 2016-10-12 
    Routledge

  • Coping with Lack of Control in a Social World

    Edited by Marcin Bukowski, Immo Fritsche, Ana Guinote, Miroslaw Kofta

    Coping with Lack of Control in a Social World offers an integrated view of cutting-edge research on the effects of control deprivation on social cognition. The book integrates multi-method research demonstrating how various types of control deprivation, related not only to experimental settings but…

    Paperback – 2016-10-12 
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Social Psychology

  • Skilled Interpersonal Communication

    Research, Theory and Practice, 6th Edition

    By Owen Hargie

    There is a fundamental, powerful, and universal desire amongst humans to interact with others. People have a deep-seated need to communicate, and the greater their ability in this regard the more satisfying and rewarding their lives will be. The contribution of skilled interpersonal communication…

    Paperback – 2016-10-05 
    Routledge

  • Psychological Violence in the Workplace

    New perspectives and shifting frameworks

    By Emily Schindeler, Janet Ransley, Danielle Reynald

    Violence is defined by the World Health Organisation as the intentional use of physical force or power, threatened or actual, which either results in or has a high likelihood of resulting in injury, death, or psychological harm. But while physical violence is seen as unacceptable, why is…

    Hardback – 2016-10-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Behaviour

  • Work-Life Balance in Times of Recession, Austerity and Beyond

    Edited by Suzan Lewis, Deirdre Anderson, Clare Lyonette, Nicola Payne, Stephen Wood

    This book reflects the enormous interest in work-life balance and current pressing concerns about the impacts of austerity more broadly. It draws on contemporary research and practitioner experiences to explore how work-life balance and related workplace and social policy fare in turbulent economic…

    Hardback – 2016-09-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Employment Relations

  • The Organizational Psychology of Sport

    Key Issues and Practical Applications

    Edited by Christopher R. D. Wagstaff

    This ground-breaking book is the first to provide a comprehensive overview of how organizational psychology can be used to understand and improve performance in elite sport. Using recent theoretical advances from this burgeoning area of research, each chapter offers key conceptual issues and…

    Paperback – 2016-09-20 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Leadership

    Edited by John Storey, Jean Hartley, Jean-Louis Denis, Paul 't Hart, David Ulrich

    Leadership has never been more important – and divisive – than it is today. The idea and discourse of the leader remains a critical factor in organizational and societal performance, but there is evident tension between the persistent focus on the critical importance of individual leaders and the…

    Hardback – 2016-09-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • Skill Acquisition and Training

    Achieving Expertise in Simple and Complex Tasks

    By Addie Johnson, Robert W. Proctor

    Skill Acquisition and Training describes the building blocks of cognitive, motor, and teamwork skills, and the factors to take into account in training them. The basic processes of perception, cognition and action that provide the foundation for understanding skilled performance are discussed in…

    Paperback – 2016-09-06 
    Routledge

  • Strategic Leadership in the Public Sector

    2nd Edition

    By Paul Joyce

    In good times and bad, in the different situations of renewal, crisis, and chronic resource constraints, the strategic leadership of public services is crucial. Good leaders are essential in helping the public sector to adapt and solve ‘wicked’ problems, and they are also integral to the reform and…

    Paperback – 2016-08-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Masters in Public Management

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