Work and Occupational Psychology

Integrating Theory and Practice

by Lara D Zibarras,

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ISBNs
  • 1446260704
  • 9781446260692
  • 9781446260708
  • 9781446275535
  • 9781446290590

Written by a team of experts and with contributions from seminal academics and leading practitioners, Work and Occupational Psychology links theoretical learning with key practical skills to form an ideal companion to any student in the field. 

  • Structured around the 8 core areas of Occupational Psychology to ensure a rounded overview
  • Assumes no prior knowledge  making it ideal for students studying Occupational Psychology for the first time
  • Contemporary discussion including cutting edge research and reflections on the future
  • Reflects a global workplace through discussion of international and cross-cultural issues and a range of international case studies
  • Engages critically with the subject to encourage analytical thinking
  • Online learning aids include hints and tips for discussion questions, online readings, and chapter podcasts www.sagepub.co.uk/zibarras

Electronic Inspection Copy available for instructors here

  • SAGE Publications; February 2013
  • ISBN 9781446275535
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF format
  • Title: Work and Occupational Psychology
  • Author: Lara D Zibarras (ed.); Rachel Lewis (ed.)
  • Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1446260704
  • 9781446260692
  • 9781446260708
  • 9781446275535
  • 9781446290590

In The Press

'At last a book has been produced that explains the nature of occupational and organisational psychology. By combining sound academic literature reviews with contributions from experienced practitioners, and thoughtful advice on the ethics and skills of research, this is a "must read" for those either considering entering the profession, or currently studying the discipline' -
Beverly Alimo-Metcalfe
Professor of Leadership, University of Bradford School of Management


'This really useful book will be a key resource for aspiring occupational psychologists. The editors have put together a coherent package that is based on the requirements of the British Psychological Society and provides a clear explanation of the research and practitioner key skills that occupational psychologists need. The editors have assembled a strong team of contributors to provide very readable insights into the work that occupational psychologists actually do' -
Professor Ivan Robertson
Robertson Cooper Ltd & Leeds University Business School

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1446260704
  • 9781446260692
  • 9781446260708
  • 9781446275535
  • 9781446290590