Boundaryless Careers And Occupational Wellbeing by M. CortiniBoundaryless Careers And Occupational Wellbeing by M. Cortini

Boundaryless Careers And Occupational Wellbeing

byM. CortiniEditorG. Tanucci, E. Morin

Hardcover | December 14, 2010

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The relationship between the so called boundaryless careers and the occupational wellbeing is a fascinating issue. The themes of boundaryless and protean careers are noteworthy if we consider the challenges posed by a transition to more temporary employment arrangements from an industrial to a knowledge-based economy we are facing today. The book is enriched by empirical data analysis and case studies, which on one hand allow an in-depth view of the relation between new careers and wellbeing for specialists and, on the other one, become a fertile benchmark for professionals to look at. The novelty is represented by the effort of giving such construct an interdisciplinary approach, moving from law to organizational psychology, to economy, and to occupational health.
MICHELA CORTINI is Professor of Work Psychology and Organizational Psychology at the University G.D'Annunzio of Chieti and received her PhD in Psychology of Communication from the University of Bari, Italy, and her PhD in Social Psychology from the University of Paris, France. Her primary research interest is in the field of organizati...
Title:Boundaryless Careers And Occupational WellbeingFormat:HardcoverDimensions:314 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 1.12 inPublished:December 14, 2010Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:023023660X

ISBN - 13:9780230236608


Table of Contents

Introduction; G.Tanucci, M.Cortini & E.Morin PART I: NEW CAREER MODELS 'The Protean and Boundaryless Career in Italy: Game on?' A.Lo Presti, M.Nonnis & J. Briscoe 'The Timing of a adjustment strategies during Work Role Transition: A Longitudinal comparison between newcomers and job changers'; S. Toderi & G. Sarchielli 'A newcomer's career between community and identity'; M.Traetta & S.Annese Obscure Future? A Pilot Research on University Students' Career Expectancies; M.Cortini, E.Notarangelo & E. Cardellicchio PART II: OCCUPATIONAL WELLBEING What Makes them Happy? D. Moore Job Resources and Exhaustion at Work: the Mediating Role of Global Meaning; M.E.Magrin, S.Gheno, M.Scrignaro & V. Viganò ' Risk perception and safety standards' Violation: Psychosocial Antecedents of Injury in a Metalworking Factory; V.Piras & M. Lacasella 'Hostile Behaviours in the Workplace, Consequences and Reactions of the Victims'; M.Nonnis, S.Cuccu & S.Porcu Occupational Stress and Job Insecurity may Reduce the Immune NK Response in Men Working in a University; L.Forcella, A.Di Donato, L.Di Giampaolo, M.Turano & P. Boscolo The Role of Empathy in Health Professions: A Study with Professional and Volunteer Operators; F.M. Marzano, C.Serino & G.D'Aprile Work Experience as a Discursive Resource for Wellbeing; A.Manuti, G.Mininni, R.Rubino & R.Scardigno 'Models of workers' Involvement in Societas Europaea's Governance, between Collective Efficiency and Individual Satisfaction: First Notes; D. Caterino PART III: ATYPICAL WORKERS 'Atypical workers and burnout: preliminary research'; A.Callea & F.Ballone 'Work identity, well-being and time perspective of typical and atypical young workers'; E. Crocetti, A.Palmonari & B. Pojaghi A Typical Employment: an Explorative Study about Motivations and Attitudes of Atypical Workers; E. Ingusci, F.Palano, L.Ressa & G.Tanucci 'Job satisfaction and values: a comparison between non-traditional workers and traditional workers'; S.De Simone & M.Mondo PART IV: WORK - LIFE BALANCE 'Perceived utility of welfare initiatives in an Italian multinational corporation'; S.Ricotta, C.G.Cortese & C.Ghislieri 'The role of work-family spillover in psychological well-being and psychological discomfort at work'; L.Colombo & C.Ghislieri 'The impact of Law 53/00 (regulation of parental leaves) on fathers: a good law disregard in daily life'; S.Mazzucchelli 'Female Participation to Labour Markets and the Role of Policy Measures in Local Performance'; R. Patimo 'Reconciling work and family life: the role of collective bargaining: A survey of local public services sector'; C. Spinelli PART V: ORGANIZATIONAL EFFICIENCY 'Promoting psychological health and performance in educational work context: how the satisfaction of three basic psychological needs can help achieve both'; M.Brien, J.Boudrias, D.Lapointe & A.Savoie 'The Right Place for the Right Man'; L.Monacis & M.Sinatra 'A study of willingness to be a mentor: demographic differences, determinants and the moderating effect of organizational usefulness'; P.Gatti & S.Santoro