Job Stress, Definition(s) of

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"Job stress arises when demands exceed abilities, while job-related strains are reactions or outcomes resulting from the experience of stress." (Westman)

Glossary Source: 

Westman, M. (2005). Crossover of Stress and Strain between Spouses, A Sloan Work and Family Encyclopedia Entry. Retrieved on March 5, 2007, from the Sloan Work and Family Research Network web site: http://wfnetwork.bc.edu/encyclopedia_entry.php?id=1961&area=academics.