A comparative study of occupational stress in African American and white university faculty

by Earl Smith

Publisher: E. Mellen Press in Lewiston, NY

Written in English
Published: Pages: 142 Downloads: 79
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Subjects:

  • College teachers -- United States -- Job stress.,
  • African American college teachers -- Job stress.,
  • African American college teachers -- Social conditions.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [121]-139) and index.

StatementEarl Smith.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLB2333.3 .S65 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 142 p. :
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1714986M
ISBN 100773498591
LC Control Number92017295
OCLC/WorldCa25914805

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I NTRODUCTION. Occupational stress will result in decreasing the efficiency and increasing the occupational hazards inside and outside the work environment.[] According to some estimates, job stress has been the main factor in 70% of absenteeism cases and nearly wasting of 10% of the country’s gross domestic product.[] The British Health Education Authority has introduced the nursing jobs. This study examined occupational stress among Ekiti State university academic staff. The purpose of the study was to investigate the occupationrelated stress and also to know the - influence of gender, faculty and experience on stress experience in Lecturers. The study employed a . Occupational stress of academic staff organisation and the organisation's commitment to the individual) refers to an effect of stress. Poor heal th i s an o ut co me o f stres s, and it can b e used t o ascert ai n if wo rkplace pres sur es have p osi tive and motivat ing or negat ive and da magi ng ef fect s. faculty members (23 professors, 74 associate and assistant professors).The professors were either in moderate or in high stress categories ascompared to associate and assistant professors. Upadhyay and Singh () compared the occupational stress level experienced bythe .

To guide the thrust of the study the following Research question and hypothesis were formulated. The hypothesis was tested at level of significance. (1) What are the sources of stress among Nigeria University Lecturers? (2) The perceived level of stress among male and female lecturers will not be significant different. the occupational stress among the undergraduate college teachers. Ho 1: There exists no significant difference between male and female teachers regarding occupational stress. Table Mean, Standard Deviation and ‘t’-value of occupational stress scores of male and female undergraduate college teachers. Gender N M SD t-value Remarks. other assignments [10]. Bakhshi et al. found that 40% of university teachers had a high occupational stress. In the study, occupational Stress Inventory was used to measure stress. Occupational stress was found to affect household activities [11].GhodsyAhghar[12] () studied the File Size: KB. Southern African Business Review Volume 12 Number 3 Outcomes of occupational stress in a higher education institution F.F. Mostert, S. Rothmann, K. Mostert & K. Nell ABSTRACT The objectives of this study were to determine the occupational.

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Schools in Relation to their Age, Gender and Teaching Experience Surinder Kaur Research Scholar, Singhania University, Rajasthan, India Today’s life is full of challenges. In everyday life we come across many situations. Mail survey data from African American professionals working in predominantly White work settings (human service and business) were examined to test hypotheses regarding the potential influences on job satisfaction of routine and race-related work stressors, personal workplace spirituality, internal locus of control, and work-related and nonwork related social by: In line with this, reports of stress at work in higher education institutions have also increased.

The study reported here was carried out using a stratified random sample of all categories of staff (academic and non‐academic) from 14 UK universities and colleges.

Levels of occupational stress were measured using the ASSET by: College students are a very vulnerable group to experience stress, the latter of which is related to a variety of outcomes, such as health and academic performance.

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Research indicates that job stress increases the risk for development of back and upper-extremity. field research by comparing general stress levels of teachers in different societies. The aim of our study is to determine and compare the stress levels of Turkish and Macedonian teachers who work in different socio-cultural situations.

Method Population and sampling The study was carried out in the academic by: While many reviews of job stress and the stressor–strain relationship have been conducted, such reviews typically focus exclusively on quantitative data.

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