role conflict


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role con·flict

the dilemma a person experiences when required to play two different parts (for example, spouse and aggressive business competitor) that cannot be easily harmonized.

role conflict

the presence of contradictory and often competing role expectations.
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Managerial bullying, role conflict, lack of autonomy or barriers in career development may also trigger stress in employees.
As the conflict arises, personalities play vital role in experiencing and managing role conflict in daily routine life.
Olk and Friedlander (1992) note that supervisee anxiety can exacerbate role conflict (e.
Role conflict involves the simultaneous occurrence of two or more sets of conflicting pressures.
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Three dimensions of role demands, namely role conflict, roles overload and role ambiguities are incorporated in the framework.
ers' Conflict education, Role Conflict, Role Ambiguity, Workload, and Principal Support predicted burnout.
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Predictors we consider include the intensity of Facebook use, role conflict experienced during Facebook use, self-monitoring activities of the user, and religiosity of the user.