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Applying occupational psychology to the fire service : emotion, risk and decision-making, editors, Thomas Rhys Evans and Gail Steptoe-Warren

Label
Applying occupational psychology to the fire service : emotion, risk and decision-making
Title
Applying occupational psychology to the fire service
Title remainder
emotion, risk and decision-making
Statement of responsibility
editors, Thomas Rhys Evans and Gail Steptoe-Warren
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
616.89008664
Index
index present
LC call number
RC451.4.F57
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Evans, Thomas Rhys
  • Steptoe-Warren, Gail
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  • Fire fighters
  • Fire fighters
Label
Applying occupational psychology to the fire service : emotion, risk and decision-making, editors, Thomas Rhys Evans and Gail Steptoe-Warren
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Acknowledgements; Contents; Notes on Contributors; List of Figures; List of Tables; Part I Introduction; 1 Occupational Psychology and the Fire Service: An Introduction; History of the Fire Service; Our Approach; Chapter Overview; Part II Emotion; 2 Emotions in the Fire Service: Decision-Making, Risk, and Coping; Introduction; Decision-Making; Risk; Coping; The Current Study; Method; Findings; Distress and Trauma; PTSD; Emotional Rewards; Ability Emotional Intelligence and Affect-Related Personality; Coping and Emotion Regulation; Humour; Training and Interventions
  • It's Not Just FirefightersWider Context; Wider Conclusions; Job Analysis; Incorporating Emotions; Concluding Thoughts; References; 3 When the Going Gets Tough: Adult Resilience Within an Occupational Setting; Resilience as a Concept; Resilience as a Trait or a Process?; The Adult Resilience Definition; Methodology/Research; Thematic Analysis; Key Findings; Wider Considerations; References; 4 Taking an Intervention Approach to Assess Job Redesign in the UK Fire and Rescue Service: The Impact of Alternative Crewing Methods; Introduction; Alternative Crewing Arrangements (ACA) as an Intervention
  • Theoretical FrameworkConsequences of Working Practices in the UK FRS; The Research; Methods; Findings; Understanding Work Conditions and Well-Being; Understanding Work Conditions and Operational Effectiveness; The Relationship Between Work-Related Well-Being and Operational Effectiveness in FRS; Wider Considerations; Job Redesign, Work Conditions, and Well-Being; Application of ACA Within the FRS; References; Part III Risk and Safety; 5 Can More Be Done to Reduce Firefighter Injury?; Setting the Scene-Modernisation; Setting the Scene-Budgets; Setting the Scene-Risk Aversion
  • 'Operational Injuries'-The Framing EffectJudgement and Decision-Making; Firefighters-The Last Line of Defence; Methodology; Analysis; Wider Considerations; References; 6 The Utility of Perceived Community Efficacy in Emergency Preparedness; Background; Community Efficacy; Key Sources of Information; The Research; Methods; Qualitative Study-Residents' Perceptions; Pilot Study; Main Study; Qualitative Findings; Quantitative Study; Development of an a Priori Model; Constructing the Item Pool; Testing the Scale-Exploratory and Confirmatory Phases; Participant Data Analysis
  • Results of Exploratory and Confirmatory PhasesExploratory Factor Analyses; Reliability of the a Priori and Two-Factor Scales; HRA Results; Confirmatory Factor Analysis; Key Conclusions; Discussion; Wider Considerations; References; 7 Acknowledging Diversity in Responses to Fires; Introduction; Challenging Times for the Fire and Rescue Service; Risk and Prevention; Response to Incidents; Wider Considerations; References; Part IV Decision-Making; 8 Decision-Making: Inside the Mind of the Incident Commander; Background; Applications of Classical Theory; Calls for Applied Decision-Making Research
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1 online resource
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online
Isbn
9783030145880
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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not applicable
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  • on1101966611
  • (OCoLC)1101966611
Label
Applying occupational psychology to the fire service : emotion, risk and decision-making, editors, Thomas Rhys Evans and Gail Steptoe-Warren
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Acknowledgements; Contents; Notes on Contributors; List of Figures; List of Tables; Part I Introduction; 1 Occupational Psychology and the Fire Service: An Introduction; History of the Fire Service; Our Approach; Chapter Overview; Part II Emotion; 2 Emotions in the Fire Service: Decision-Making, Risk, and Coping; Introduction; Decision-Making; Risk; Coping; The Current Study; Method; Findings; Distress and Trauma; PTSD; Emotional Rewards; Ability Emotional Intelligence and Affect-Related Personality; Coping and Emotion Regulation; Humour; Training and Interventions
  • It's Not Just FirefightersWider Context; Wider Conclusions; Job Analysis; Incorporating Emotions; Concluding Thoughts; References; 3 When the Going Gets Tough: Adult Resilience Within an Occupational Setting; Resilience as a Concept; Resilience as a Trait or a Process?; The Adult Resilience Definition; Methodology/Research; Thematic Analysis; Key Findings; Wider Considerations; References; 4 Taking an Intervention Approach to Assess Job Redesign in the UK Fire and Rescue Service: The Impact of Alternative Crewing Methods; Introduction; Alternative Crewing Arrangements (ACA) as an Intervention
  • Theoretical FrameworkConsequences of Working Practices in the UK FRS; The Research; Methods; Findings; Understanding Work Conditions and Well-Being; Understanding Work Conditions and Operational Effectiveness; The Relationship Between Work-Related Well-Being and Operational Effectiveness in FRS; Wider Considerations; Job Redesign, Work Conditions, and Well-Being; Application of ACA Within the FRS; References; Part III Risk and Safety; 5 Can More Be Done to Reduce Firefighter Injury?; Setting the Scene-Modernisation; Setting the Scene-Budgets; Setting the Scene-Risk Aversion
  • 'Operational Injuries'-The Framing EffectJudgement and Decision-Making; Firefighters-The Last Line of Defence; Methodology; Analysis; Wider Considerations; References; 6 The Utility of Perceived Community Efficacy in Emergency Preparedness; Background; Community Efficacy; Key Sources of Information; The Research; Methods; Qualitative Study-Residents' Perceptions; Pilot Study; Main Study; Qualitative Findings; Quantitative Study; Development of an a Priori Model; Constructing the Item Pool; Testing the Scale-Exploratory and Confirmatory Phases; Participant Data Analysis
  • Results of Exploratory and Confirmatory PhasesExploratory Factor Analyses; Reliability of the a Priori and Two-Factor Scales; HRA Results; Confirmatory Factor Analysis; Key Conclusions; Discussion; Wider Considerations; References; 7 Acknowledging Diversity in Responses to Fires; Introduction; Challenging Times for the Fire and Rescue Service; Risk and Prevention; Response to Incidents; Wider Considerations; References; Part IV Decision-Making; 8 Decision-Making: Inside the Mind of the Incident Commander; Background; Applications of Classical Theory; Calls for Applied Decision-Making Research
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783030145880
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1101966611
  • (OCoLC)1101966611

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