Dying on the Job : Murder and Mayhem in the American Workplace
By: Brown, Ronald D.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2012Description: 1 online resource (341 p.).ISBN: 9781442218451.Subject(s): Mass murder -- United States | Murder -- United States | Violence in the workplace -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Dying on the Job : Murder and Mayhem in the American WorkplaceDDC classification: 364.15230973 LOC classification: HF5549.5.E43 .D76 2012Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Murder in the Workplace; 2 Why So Little Is Known about the Problem; 3 Definitely Not Your Average Girl Next Door; 4 The Limits of the Human Resources Function; 5 Some Were Crazy, Some Not So Crazy; 6 The Influence of Gender and Race; 7 The Problems and Politics of Being the Boss; 8 Confirming the Facts/Debunking the Myths; 9 Deciphering the Language of Workplace Suicide; 10 The Warning Signs; 11 Ironies, Trends, and Troublesome Facts; 12 Employer Response, Responsibility, and Resolve; 13 Guidelines for Workplace Safety, Security, and Control
14 ConclusionAppendix of the Perpetrators in the Study; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index; About the Author
<span><span><span style=""font-style:italic;"">Dying on the Job</span><span> looks at the variety of reasons people take the lives of coworkers or themselves and offers explanations for their behavior. Some are pathological; others are simply stretched to limits they can't sustain. The author offers real stories throughout and ends with a consideration of trends, responses, and prevention strategies.</span></span></span>
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