Stressors, locus of control, and social support as consequences of affective psychological well-being.

Daniels, Kevin and Guppy, Andrew (1997) Stressors, locus of control, and social support as consequences of affective psychological well-being. Journal of Occupational Health Psychology, 2 (2). pp. 156-174. ISSN 1076-8998

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Abstract

Tests of the influence of affective psychological well-being on stressors, locus of control, and social support in a 1-month follow-up study of 210 male and 34 female British accountants is reported. There was a marginally significant association between the level of psychological symptoms and subsequent reports of intensity of quantitative workload stressors. A significant interaction between psychological symptoms and a measure of depression-enthusiasm was found to predict subsequent locus of control. The results indicate a differential pattern of associations between aspects of affective well-being and subsequent reports of social support. The results also indicate that initially more frequent stressors are associated with subsequently less intense stressors of the same type. The findings highlight the dynamic and reciprocal nature of the occupational stress process.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: accounting,adaptation, psychological,adult,affective symptoms,depression,female,follow-up studies,humans,internal-external control,male,middle aged,occupational diseases,social support,stress,psychological,workload
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Social Sciences > Norwich Business School
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Depositing User: Elle Green
Date Deposited: 07 Mar 2012 14:23
Last Modified: 21 Apr 2020 21:27
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/38054
DOI: 10.1037/1076-8998.2.2.156

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