Belief in a Just World as a Moderator of the Relationships between Workplace Bullying and Physical Illness Symptoms

Ocel H.

TURK PSIKOLOJI DERGISI, cilt.26, ss.76-89, 2011 (SSCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 26 Konu: 68
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.76-89


The purpose of this study was to examine the moderating role of employees' belief in a just world on the relationship between workplace bullying and physical illness. A total of 296 males employed in Kardemir factory in Karabin- Turkey participated in the study. Data was collected by conducting the Belief in a Just World Scale, Negative Acts Questionnaire and Physical Illness Symptom Checklist. The results showed that belief in a just world had a moderator role in the relationship between mobbing and physical illness symptoms.