Stress and Emotion in the Workplace Products

  • The Psychology of Humor at Work

    Edited by Christopher Robert

    This is the first book to look at the psychological processes that enable humor to affect people and teams in the workplace. It recognizes that humor plays many roles beyond making people feel happier and more productive, and acknowledges humor’s potential darker side as well. Bringing together a…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16 
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

  • 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 – 2016-12-05 
    New Agendas in Communication Series

  • Coping with Lack of Control in a Social World

    Edited by Marcin Bukowski, Immo Fritsche, Ana Guinote, Mirosław 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 – 2016-10-03
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Social Psychology

  • Understanding the High Performance Workplace

    The Line Between Motivation and Abuse

    Edited by Neal M. Ashkanasy, Rebecca J Bennett, Mark J Martinko

    This book asks the crucial question: When does high performance supervision become abusive supervision? As more organizations push to adopt high performance work practices (HPWP), the onus increasingly falls on supervisors to do whatever it takes to maximize the productivity of their work teams. In…

    Paperback – 2016-06-09
    SIOP Organizational Frontiers Series

  • The Social Psychology of Organizations

    Diagnosing Toxicity and Intervening in the Workplace

    By Joanna Wilde

    Healthy and successful organizations require the people who work within them to be happy, resilient and creative. Just as a human body is undermined if it suffers from sickness, so an organization can only function fully if the people who work within it feel engagement and well-being, and any toxic…

    Paperback – 2016-04-11

  • Biodata (Routledge Revivals)

    Biographical Indicators of Business Performance

    By Barrie Gunter, Adrian Furnham, Russell Drakeley

    First published in 1993. This book is intended for managers and occupational psychologists involved in the selection and assessment of the workforce. It details the history and development of the use of biographical data for both recruitment and promotion of employees. Grounded in relevant research…

    Hardback – 2016-04-05

  • The Ostrich Effect

    Solving Destructive Patterns at Work

    By William A. Kahn

    The Ostrich Effect goes beyond the typical "how to" approach of most books that deal with difficult conversations at work. It aims to teach the reader what conversations to have, and when to have them, in order to solve destructive problems that occur in the workplace. Like the proverbial ostrich…

    Paperback – 2015-12-02

  • Emotional Intelligence at Work

    18-year journey of a researcher

    By Chi-Sum Wong

    Emotional intelligence is a very popular concept since it was made known to the general public in 1995. However, it was under severe criticisms among scientific researchers and a lot of them did not believe that it should be accepted by scientists as true knowledge. The author of this book, who is…

    Hardback – 2015-09-08

  • Longitudinal Research in Occupational Health Psychology

    Edited by Toon W. Taris

    Occupational health psychology (OHP) involves the application of psychology to improving the quality of work life and to promoting and protecting the safety, health and well-being of employees. Achieving these aims requires researchers and practitioners to possess in-depth knowledge of the…

    Hardback – 2015-08-24

  • Improving Organizational Interventions For Stress and Well-Being

    Addressing Process and Context

    Edited by Caroline Biron, Maria Karanika-Murray, Cary Cooper

    This book brings together a number of experts in the field of organizational interventions for stress and well-being, and discusses the importance of process and context issues to the success or failure of such interventions. The book explores how context and process can be incorporated into…

    Paperback – 2015-08-21

  • Loneliness Updated

    Recent research on loneliness and how it affects our lives

    Edited by Ami Rokach

    "To be alone is to be different. To be different is to be alone, and to be in the interior of this fatal circle is to be lonely. To be lonely is to have failed" (Susan Schultz, 1976) Loneliness carries a significant social stigma, as lack of friendship and social ties is socially undesirable, and…

    Paperback – 2015-08-14

  • Gender, Power and Organization

    A psychological perspective on life at work, 2nd Edition

    By Paula Nicolson

    Work organizations are a major site of gender politics for professional women and men, and although there are more women in senior positions than ever before, these increased opportunities have not been gained without psychological consequences. Evidence-based and theoretically driven, the new…

    Paperback – 2015-06-12

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