Book 2014

Bridging Occupational, Organizational and Public Health

A Transdisciplinary Approach


ISBN: 978-94-007-5639-7 (Print) 978-94-007-5640-3 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-11

    Bridging Occupational, Organizational and Public Health: A Transdisciplinary Approach

  3. Psychosocial Factors in Occupational and Organizational Health: A Key Public Health Issue

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 13-13

    2. Chapter

      Pages 15-28

      Social Inequalities in Work and Health in a Globalized Economy

    3. Chapter

      Pages 29-42

      Towards Organizational Health: Stress, Positive Organizational Behavior, and Employee Well-Being

    4. Chapter

      Pages 43-68

      A Critical Review of the Job Demands-Resources Model: Implications for Improving Work and Health

    5. Chapter

      Pages 69-90

      The Role of Psychosocial Factors in Musculoskeletal Disorders

    6. Chapter

      Pages 91-100

      The Impact of Social Capital on the Health and Performance of Organizations

  4. Improving Public and Organizational Health

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 101-101

    2. Chapter

      Pages 103-116

      Capacity Building as a Key Mechanism of Organizational Health Development

    3. Chapter

      Pages 117-132

      Systemic Consulting for Organizational Health Development: Theory and Practice

    4. Chapter

      Pages 133-153

      Improving Organizational Health: The Case of Health Promoting Hospitals

    5. Chapter

      Pages 155-175

      Integration of Work and Personal Life as a Key Factor for Individual, Organizational and Public Health

  5. Beyond Organizational Health: Social and Political Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 177-177

    2. Chapter

      Pages 179-192

      Mental Health as a Complete State: How the Salutogenic Perspective Completes the Picture

    3. Chapter

      Pages 193-208

      Recovery from Work During Off-Job Time

    4. Chapter

      Pages 209-229

      Beyond Paid Work: Voluntary Work and its Salutogenic Implications for Society

    5. Chapter

      Pages 231-249

      Policy Approaches to Occupational and Organizational Health