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workplacestressors

 aspects of the working environment (e.g. impending deadlines) thatare experienced to be stressful, including physical stressors (such as noise, length of working day and inherentdanger) and psychosocial stressors(such as relationships with co­workers, organisation ofwork, and role responsibility).

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June 19th 2021

negativereinforcement

in operantconditioning, a method to increase the probability and strength of aresponse by removing or withholding an aversive stimuli  (negative reinforcer)