Job stress in police work: An exploratory analysis into structural causes

  title={Job stress in police work: An exploratory analysis into structural causes},
  author={Larry K. Gaines and Norman Van Tubergen},
  journal={American Journal of Criminal Justice},
Police stress has received intermittent coverage in the literature for the last decade, and it remains a constant source of discussion today. One of the reoccurring problems with stress studies is that they attempt to examine the phenomenon globally. This almost always leads to generalized findings which may be representative of the overall problem, but certainly fail to adequately micro-examine the intracies of the issue. This article examines perceptions of stress relative to the demographic… Expand
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