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Work-related stress and coping among correctional officers: Implications from organizational literature


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  • Triplett, Ruth
  • Mullings, Janet L.
  • Scarborough, Kathryn E.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Criminal Justice.

    Volume (Year): 24 (1996)
    Issue (Month): 4 ()
    Pages: 291-308

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jcjust:v:24:y:1996:i:4:p:291-308

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    1. Huckabee, Robert G., 1992. "Stress in corrections: An overview of the issues," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 20(5), pages 479-486.
    2. Cheek, Frances E. & Miller, Marie Di Stefano, 1983. "The experience of stress for correction officers: A double-bind theory of correctional stress," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 11(2), pages 105-120.
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    1. Lambert, Eric G. & Hogan, Nancy L. & Jiang, Shanhe & Elechi, O. Oko & Benjamin, Barbaranne & Morris, Angela & Laux, John M. & Dupuy, Paula, 2010. "The relationship among distributive and procedural justice and correctional life satisfaction, burnout, and turnover intent: An exploratory study," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 38(1), pages 7-16, January.
    2. Dial, Kelly Cheeseman & Downey, Ragan A. & Goodlin, Wendi Elizabeth, 2010. "The job in the joint: The impact of generation and gender on work stress in prison," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 38(4), pages 609-615, July.
    3. Armstrong, Gaylene S. & Griffin, Marie L., 2004. "Does the job matter? Comparing correlates of stress among treatment and correctional staff in prisons," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 32(6), pages 577-592.
    4. Auerbach, Stephen M. & Quick, Ben G. & Pegg, Phillip O., 2003. "General job stress and job-specific stress in juvenile correctional officers," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 31(1), pages 25-36.
    5. Triplett, Ruth & Mullings, Janet L. & Scarborough, Kathryn E., 1999. "Examining the effect of work-home conflict on work-related stress among correctional officers," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 27(4), pages 371-385, July.
    6. Moon, Melissa M. & Jonson, Cheryl Lero, 2012. "The influence of occupational strain on organizational commitment among police: A general strain theory approach," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 40(3), pages 249-258.
    7. Botha, Christo & Pienaar, Jaco, 2006. "South African correctional official occupational stress: The role of psychological strengths," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 34(1), pages 73-84.
    8. Lambert, Eric G. & Hogan, Nancy L. & Griffin, Marie L., 2007. "The impact of distributive and procedural justice on correctional staff job stress, job satisfaction, and organizational commitment," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 35(6), pages 644-656, December.
    9. Pollak, Charlotte & Sigler, Robert, 1998. "Low levels of stress among canadian correctional officers in the northern region of ontario," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 26(2), pages 117-128, March.


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