publication . Article . 2014

Workplace Deviance: A Predictive study of Occupational Stress and Emotional Intelligence among Secondary School teachers

Oguegbe Tochukwu Matthew; Uzoh Bonaventure Chigozie; Anyikwa Kosiso;
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  • Published: 17 Dec 2014 Journal: International Journal of Academic Research in Business and Social Sciences, volume 4 (eissn: 2222-6990, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Human Resources Management Academic Research Society (HRMARS)
Abstract
The study investigated workplace deviance:A predictive study of Occupational stress and Emotional intelligence among secondary school teachers. A total number of 198 teachers from Nigeria served as participants with the mean age of 32.98,standarddeviation 0f 9.26 and age range of 22 to 54years. Three instruments were used in the study: Workplace deviance scale, Occupational stress inventory and Emotional intelligence scale. The study adopted a correlational design with Pearson Product Moment correlation as statistical tool for data analysis. The findings indicated a significant relationship between occupational stress and workplace deviance of secondary school t...
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free text keywords: Workplace Deviance, Occupational Stress, Emotional Intelligence, Pearson product-moment correlation coefficient, symbols.namesake, symbols, Occupational stress, Developmental psychology, Emotional intelligence, Workplace deviance, Psychology
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