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Job Demands in a Changing World of Work

Impact on Workers' Health and Performance and Implications for Research and Practice

Editors: Korunka, Christian, Kubicek, Bettina (Eds.)

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  • Addresses the rapidly changing world of work in research and society
  • Combines theoretical and empirical studies on the subject of employee well-being and performance
  • Expands on negative and positive implications from research and practice in workplaces and institutions
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About this book

This book examines the new ways of working and their impact on employees’ well-being and performance. It concentrates on job demands and flexible work emanating from current economic and organizational change, and assesses impact on workers’ health and performance. The development of issues such as globalization, rapid technological advances, new management practices, organizational changes and new job skills are addressed. This book gives an overview and discusses the potential negative and positive effects of such new job demands and new forms of work.


About the authors

Christian Korunka is Professor for Work Psychology at the University of Vienna. His research interests are new demands at work, new forms of work, organizational changes, quality of working life and psychological aspects of entrepreneurship.

Bettina Kubicek, is Research Scientist at the University of Vienna. Her research interests are in new demands at work, flexible work organization and the work-home interface as well as in retirement research. 

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

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eBook 83,29 €
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Hardcover 103,99 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-54677-3
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Softcover 103,99 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Job Demands in a Changing World of Work
Book Subtitle
Impact on Workers' Health and Performance and Implications for Research and Practice
Editors
  • Christian Korunka
  • Bettina Kubicek
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-54678-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-54678-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-54677-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-85452-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 169
Number of Illustrations
9 b/w illustrations
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