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Job Satisfaction as a Function of Job Level

  • Keith R. AronsonEmail author
  • Jean-Phillipe Laurenceau
  • Nicholas Sieveking
  • William Bellet
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Keith R. Aronson
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Jean-Phillipe Laurenceau
    • 3
  • Nicholas Sieveking
    • 4
  • William Bellet
    • 5
  1. 1.Social Sciences Research InstitutePennsylvania State UniversityUniversity Park
  2. 2.Children, Youth, and Families ConsortiumThe Pennsylvania State UniversityUniversity Park
  3. 3.University of MiamiUniversity Park
  4. 4.Psychological and Counseling CenterVanderbilt UniversityUniversity Park
  5. 5.Consulting Clinical PsychologistBellet

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