ERIC Number: EJ604428
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000-May
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Unrewarding Work, Coworker Support, and Job Satisfaction. A Test of the Buffering Hypothesis.
Ducharme, Lori J.; Martin, Jack K.
Work and Occupations: An International Sociological Journal, v27 n2 p223-43 May 2000
A study of 2,505 workers indicated that co-worker social support enhances job satisfaction. Affective and instrumental support are both beneficial. However, neither type buffers the negative effects of job stress on satisfaction. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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