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Document ID (ISN)110324
CIS number 09-1419
ISBN(s) 978-2-228-90243-4
Year 2007
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Dejours C.
Title Averting violence - Work, violence and health
Original title Conjurer la violence - Travail, violence et santÚ [in French]
Bibliographic information Editions Payot & Rivages, 106, boulevard Saint-Germain, 75006 Paris, France, 2007. 316p. 71 ref. Price: EUR 23.00.
Abstract There is a worsening of violence in many settings, including within the enterprise. This document highlights the extent to which work organization is involved in the root causes of violence at the place of work and proposes pathways for preventive action, both inside and outside the enterprise.
Descriptors (primary) human relations; psychology of work organization; violence; stress factors; conditions of work
Descriptors (secondary) case study; bullying; manuals; responsibilities; social workers; glossary; survey
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Mental stress and burnout
Psychological factors
Bullying and mobbing
Psychology of work organization
Violence and terrorism