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Title: Factors of Stress Among Police Officers
Journal: Criminal Justice and Behavior  Volume:12  Issue:1  Dated:(March 1985)  Pages:111-128
Author(s): J W White; P S Lawrence; C Biggerstaff; T D Grubb
Date Published: 1985
Page Count: 18
Sponsoring Agency: US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Three major areas of stress, Physical/Psychological Threat, Evaluation Systems, and Lack of Support were identified in police officers via factor analysis.
Abstract: These were related to bureau, age, years on the job, and race. Results were discussed in terms of an expanded model of police stress, incorporation role with the variable of time. (Publisher abstract)
Index Term(s): Models; Police occupational stress; Stress assessment
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