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PSYC3514 Reading List

Occupational Health Psychology, 2019/20, Semester 1
Dr Gina Koutsopoulou
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

General reading list

References will be recommended with each of the lectures but below are some general texts and sources of information.  

Leka, S., & Houdmont, J. (2010). Occupational Health Psychology. Wiley Blackwell.

Arnold, J. et al (2016). Work Psychology: Understanding Human Behaviour in the Workplace. Financial Times Prentice Hall.

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Other useful references

Other useful references

Chapman-Clarke, Margaret (2016). Mindfulness in the Workplace: An Evidence-based Approach to Improving Well-being and Maximising Performance. Kogan Page Limited.  

Dewe, P. and Cooper, C. (2012). Well-Being and Work: Towards a Balanced Agenda . Palgrave Macmillan.

Dewe, P., O’Driscoll, M.P and Cooper, C. L. (2012). Coping with Work Stress: A Review and Critique . Wiley Blackwell.

Lawton, R and Armitage G. (2012). Innovating for Patient Safety in Medicine. Sage .

Lewis, R. and Zibarras, L. (2013). Work and Occupational Psychology:Integrating Theory and Practice. Sage Publications.

Steptoe-Warren, G. (2013). Occupational Psychology: An Applied Approach . Pearson.

Sutton, A. (2015). Work Psychology in Action. Palgrave MacMillan .

Symon, G. and Cassell, C. (2012). Qualitative Organizational Research: Core Methods and Current Challenges, Sage.

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Useful Journals

Work and Stress

Journal of Occupational Health Psychology

Journal of Applied Psychology

Health Psychology

The Journal of Occupational and Organisational Psychology (BPS)

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Online Course Readings

Major, Debra, (2006) The changing nature of work and its impact on the work-home interface. FROM: Jones, F, Work-life balance: A psychological perspective. pp.13-38. Hove: Psychology Press. Available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE

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Useful websites

Health and Safety Executive website

Research on Mindfulness

This list was last updated on 19/09/2019