ERIC Number: EJ608528
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Burnout and Humor Usage among Community College Nursing Faculty Members.
Talbot, Laura A.
Community College Journal of Research and Practice, v24 n5 p359-373 Jun 2000
Assesses the correlation of burnout among community college nursing faculty members and their use of humor to mediate academic stress related to burnout. Differences in burnout between high versus low humor usage respondents showed a higher sense of personal accomplishment with high humor usage. Of those with low humor usage, workload was related to emotional exhaustion and depersonalization. (Contains 40 references.) (VWC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A