Organizational Stress

  • Authors
  • Jane Cranwell-Ward
  • Alyssa Abbey

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Overview of the Book and Business Context

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Jane Cranwell-Ward, Alyssa Abbey
      Pages 3-6
    3. Jane Cranwell-Ward, Alyssa Abbey
      Pages 7-23
  3. What is Stress? Background and Importance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 25-25
    2. Jane Cranwell-Ward, Alyssa Abbey
      Pages 27-38
    3. Jane Cranwell-Ward, Alyssa Abbey
      Pages 39-45
  4. Stress An Organizational Perspective

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 47-47
    2. Jane Cranwell-Ward, Alyssa Abbey
      Pages 49-50
    3. Jane Cranwell-Ward, Alyssa Abbey
      Pages 51-62
    4. Jane Cranwell-Ward, Alyssa Abbey
      Pages 63-71
    5. Jane Cranwell-Ward, Alyssa Abbey
      Pages 72-81
    6. Jane Cranwell-Ward, Alyssa Abbey
      Pages 82-93
    7. Jane Cranwell-Ward, Alyssa Abbey
      Pages 94-111
    8. Jane Cranwell-Ward, Alyssa Abbey
      Pages 112-123
    9. Jane Cranwell-Ward, Alyssa Abbey
      Pages 124-130
    10. Jane Cranwell-Ward, Alyssa Abbey
      Pages 131-142
    11. Jane Cranwell-Ward, Alyssa Abbey
      Pages 143-145
  5. Managing the Stress of Others

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 147-147
    2. Jane Cranwell-Ward, Alyssa Abbey
      Pages 149-149

About this book

Introduction

This book provides a sound understanding of stress from organizational, managerial and individual perspectives. It is an ideal guide for managers, HR and OH professionals with responsibility for stress management. In order to remain competitive, avoid risk, and be employers of choice, organisations must discover the causes of stress and mitigate them, formulate robust policies and procedures, create an appropriate culture and climate, and support stressed individuals. This book acts as a handbook for all aspects of managing stress. It includes latest cutting-edge thinking developed at Henley Management College and up to date examples and case studies.

Keywords

management organization stress

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230522800
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2005
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Business & Management Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-52260-6
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-52280-0
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