The Effects of Work-Family Conflict on Job Stress, Job Satisfaction, and Organizational Commitment: A Study in Turkish Pharmaceutical Industry


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Efeoglu I. E. , ŞANAL M.

HANDBOOK OF RESEARCH ON GLOBAL BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES, ss.213-228, 2015 (SSCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

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  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4018/978-1-4666-6551-4.ch010
  • Dergi Adı: HANDBOOK OF RESEARCH ON GLOBAL BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.213-228

Özet

The aim of this chapter is to investigate the effects of work-family conflict on the employees' attitudes towards their jobs and their behaviours in the workplace within the framework of job stress, job satisfaction, and organizational commitment concepts in the Turkish Pharmaceutical Industry. The data used in this study were obtained by the questionnaire survey method. One of the results of this study reveals that work-family conflict and work to family conflict have positive effects on job stress. However, family to work conflict has no effect on job stress. Secondly, work-family conflict and work to family conflict have positive effects on job satisfaction, while no evidence has been found regarding the effects of family to work conflict on job satisfaction. Thirdly, work-family conflict and work to family conflict have negative effects on organizational commitment while no evidence has been found regarding the effects of work to family conflict on organizational commitment.