Accession Number:

ADA175406

Title:

Work and the Perceived Quality of Life. A Final Report.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

STATE UNIV OF NEW YORK AT BUFFALO DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

The experience of work has the potential to substantially influence the perceived quality of life pQL. The goal of this research program was to examine the alternative mechanisms through which work might affect pQL. Within this project, pQL was defined as affective beliefs directed toward ones life. The concept of pQL can be operationalized with measures of satisfaction, happiness, and related indices of subjective well-being. Keywords Work, Job satisfaction, life satisfaction, quality of life, quality of work life, unemployment, work-family conflict, job involvement, family involvement, job importance.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE