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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Burke, Ronald J.
Risky Business : Psychological, Physical and Financial Costs of High Risk Behavior in Organizations
Farnham : Ashgate Publishing Ltd, c2010
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Ronald J Burke; Cary L Cooper
|Description:||1 online resource (482 p.)|
|Contents:||Cover; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; List of Contributors; About the Editors; Acknowledgments; Part I Introduction; 1 Human Frailties and Toxic Organizations; Part II Human Frailties; 2 Work Hours, Work Intensity and Work Addiction: Weighing the Costs; 3 Understanding and Treating Workaholism: Setting the Stage for Successful Interventions; 4 Dangerous Concoctions: Alcohol, Employment and the Family; 5 Case Studies on Substance Abuse in the Workplace; Part III Toxic Organizations; 6 Discrimination as High Risk Behavior in the Workplace. 7 Psychologically Intimate, Romantic, and Sexually Intimate Relationships in the Workplace8 Sexual Harassment in the Workplace; 9 Job Demands, Resources and Psychological and Physical Well-being; 10 Tragic Duty; 11 The Nature and Outcomes of Destructive Leadership Behavior in Organizations; 12 Bullying in the Workplace; 13 Workplace Violence: The American Experience; 14 Managing the Risk of Workplace Accidents; 15 Biting the Hand that Feeds: The Employee Theft.|
|Series Title:||Psychological and behavioral aspects of risk series.|
'...Risky Business delves into these murky, twisted, can-of-worms difficult topics, by investigating the psychological, behavioural, and social dimensions of high-risk behaviours by individuals and