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Document ID (ISN)68903
CIS number 97-704
ISBN(s) 3-631-30089-1
Year 1996
Convention or series no. Europäische Hochschulschriften 678
Author(s) Saueressig K.
Title Conditions of work and stress among female and male teachers in schools for retarded children in North Rhine-Westphalia
Original title Arbeitsbedingungen und Arbeitsbeanspruchen von Sonderpädagoginnen und Sonderpädagogen an den Schulen für Erziehungshilfe in Nordrhein-Westfalen [in German]
Bibliographic information Peter Lang GmbH, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 1996. viii, 214p. Illus. 276 ref. Price: DEM 65.00.
Abstract A questionnaire was developed and given to 420 male and female teachers in schools for retarded children in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The questionnaire covered work organization, job satisfaction, difficulties encountered at work and wellbeing. The results show a high degree of job satisfaction. More than half of the teachers liked their job. More than half said they felt generally tired and exhausted.
Descriptors (primary) work organization; Germany; conditions of work; teaching; stress factors; work study; educational institutions
Descriptors (secondary) report; North Rhine-Westphalia; job dissatisfaction; fatigue assessment; questionnaire survey; stress evaluation; fatigue
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Teaching and educational institutions
Mental stress and burnout