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Psychology Applied to Work -Text Only

Psychology Applied to Work -Text Only - 8th edition

Psychology Applied to Work -Text Only - 8th edition

ISBN13: 9780495093237

ISBN10: 0495093238

Psychology Applied to Work -Text Only by Paul M. Muchinsky - ISBN 9780495093237
Edition: 8TH 06
Copyright: 2006
Publisher: Wadsworth, Inc
Published: 2006
International: No
Psychology Applied to Work -Text Only by Paul M. Muchinsky - ISBN 9780495093237

ISBN13: 9780495093237

ISBN10: 0495093238

Edition: 8TH 06

Summary

Now in its eighth edition, PSYCHOLOGY APPLIED TO WORK has established itself as the standard for textbooks in introductory industrial and organizational psychology. Written by Paul Muchinsky-a recognized expert and award winning teacher -- this text provides the most comprehensive resource available for I/O students: a research-based text coupled with the most relevant and contemporary applications of today's workplace issues. Case studies, field notes, and real company examples in every chapter illustrate and bring to life the relevance of I/O psychology to students' daily lives.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. The Historical Background of I/O Psychology.

2. Research Methods in I/O Psychology.

3. Criteria: Standards for Making Decisions.

4. Predictors: Psychological Assessments.

5. Personnel Decisions.

6. Organizational Learning.

7. Performance Management.

8. Organizations and Organizational Change.

9. Teams and Teamwork.

10. Organizational Attitudes and Behavior.

11. Occupational Health.

12. Work Motivation.

13. Leadership.

14. Union/Management Relations.