Content Tagged ‘obsessive work passion’

Harmonious and Obsessive Passion, Competence, and Self-worth

August 25, 2016 | Topics: , | No Comments

Naydanova, E., & Beal, B. D. 2016. Harmonious and obsessive passion, competence, and self-worth: A study of high school students in the U.S. and Russia. Computers in Human Behavior, 64 (2016): 88-93. [PDF, journal]


This study uses a dualistic model of passion to examine the relationships… more

Professional Nurses and Work Passion

August 22, 2015 | Topics: , , , , , | No Comments

Bushardt, S. C., Beal, B. D., Young, M., & Khosla, S.  2016. Professional nurses and the dark side of work passion. Nursing Management, 47(1): 48-52. [journal, project]


One of the most distinguishing characteristics of professional nurses is their passion for their work. Research… more