Psychology and Mental Health Research and Reference Titles

New and Key Titles

Industrial, Work and Organizational Psychology

  1. Age in the Workplace

    Challenges and Opportunities

    Edited by Donald M. Truxillo, Franco Fraccaroli

    The workforce across industrialized nations has become both older and more age-diverse, and this trend is expected to continue in the coming decades. These changes will have important implications for motivating and managing both individual employees and teams and because people are retiring later,...

    Published July 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Handbook of Personality at Work

    Edited by Neil Christiansen, Robert Tett

    Series: Applied Psychology Series

    Personality has emerged as a key factor when trying to understand why people think, feel, and behave the way they do at work. Recent research has linked personality to important aspects of work such as job performance, employee attitudes, leadership, teamwork, stress, and turnover. This...

    Published June 12th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Handbook of Vocational Psychology

    Theory, Research, and Practice, 4th Edition

    Edited by W. Bruce Walsh, Mark L. Savickas, Paul J. Hartung

    Handbook of Vocational Psychology identifies, reports, and evaluates significant developments in vocational psychology and career counseling, and in doing so provides both professional clinicians and students with an informed understanding of both the current state and continuing progress in the...

    Published May 30th 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Psychology of Becoming a Successful Worker

    Research on the changing nature of achievement at work

    By Satu Uusiautti, Kaarina Määttä

    What is success at work and why is it important? How do top workers describe their success? How can work, community, leadership, family, or home and school promote success? Success at work is often associated with career-oriented individuals who sacrifice other areas of life to achieve highly in...

    Published July 28th 2014 by Routledge

  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 19th 2014 by Psychology Press

  6. 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