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Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

Series Editor: Arnold B. Bakker

Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology is a series of edited books that reflect the state-of-the-art areas of current and emerging interest in the psychological study of employees, workplaces and organizations. 

Each volume is tightly focused on a particular topic and consists of seven to ten chapters contributed by international experts. The editors of individual volumes are leading figures in their areas and provide an introductory overview.

Example topics include: digital media at work, work and the family, workaholism, modern job design, positive occupational health and individualised deals.

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  1. Well-being and Performance at Work

    The role of context

    Edited by Marc van Veldhoven, Riccardo Peccei

    Series: Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

    Psychology has been interested in the well-being and performance of people at work for over a century, but our knowledge about both issues, and how they relate to each other, is still evolving. This important new collection provides new understandings on what it means to work productively while...

    Published November 27th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Towards Inclusive Organizations

    Determinants of successful diversity management at work

    Edited by Sabine Otten, Karen van der Zee, Marilynn B. Brewer

    Series: Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

    Diversity arising from the mixing of peoples from different cultural backgrounds has long been an issue in nations such as the United States and Australia, and in recent decades, European nations have reached unprecedented levels of cultural diversity due to increased migration. This phenomenon of...

    Published August 26th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. Burnout at Work

    A psychological perspective

    Edited by Michael P Leiter, Arnold B Bakker, Christina Maslach

    Series: Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

    The psychological concept of burnout refers to long-term exhaustion from, and diminished interest in, the work we do. It’s a phenomenon that most of us have some understanding of, even if we haven’t always been affected directly. Many people start their working lives full of energy and enthusiasm...

    Published May 1st 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. Time and Work, Volume 2

    How time impacts groups, organizations and methodological choices

    Edited by Abbie J. Shipp, Yitzhak Fried

    Series: Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

    The concept of time is a crucial filter through which we understand any events or phenomena; nothing exists outside of time. It conditions not only the question of ‘when’, but also influences the ‘what, how and why’of our ideas about management. And yet management scholars have rarely considered...

    Published February 28th 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. Time and Work, Volume 1

    How time impacts individuals

    Edited by Abbie J. Shipp, Yitzhak Fried

    Series: Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

    The concept of time is a crucial filter through which we understand any events or phenomena; nothing exists outside of time. It conditions not only the question of ‘when’, but also influences the ‘what, how and why’ of our ideas about management. And yet management scholars have rarely considered...

    Published February 20th 2014 by Psychology Press

  6. New Frontiers in Work and Family Research

    Edited by Joseph G. Grzywacz, Evangelia Demerouti

    Series: Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

    The purpose of this volume is to showcase alternative theoretical and methodological approaches to work and family research, and present methodological alternatives to the widely known shortcomings of current research on work and the family. In the first part of the book contributors...

    Published February 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  7. The Psychology of Digital Media at Work

    Edited by Daantje Derks, Arnold Bakker

    Series: Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

    In many professions daily work life has become unthinkable without the use of a computer with access to the Internet. As technological innovations progress rapidly and new applications of interactional media are invented, organizational behaviour continues to change. The central theme of this book...

    Published November 28th 2012 by Psychology Press

  8. A Day in the Life of a Happy Worker

    Edited by Arnold B. Bakker, Kevin Daniels

    Series: Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

    This edited collection brings together some of the leading researchers in the study of the daily experience of work and daily well-being. The book covers both theoretical and methodological issues involved in studying workers’ well-being as it evolves on a daily basis. Interest in the topic of...

    Published November 26th 2012 by Psychology Press

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