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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Psychology D-index 87 Citations 57,224 229 World Ranking 607 National Ranking 389

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Awards & Achievements

1990 - Fellow of the American Psychological Association (APA)

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social psychology
  • Psychiatry
  • Social science

Stevan E. Hobfoll mainly investigates Social support, Social psychology, Clinical psychology, Psychiatry and Suicide prevention. His Social support research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Developmental psychology, Self-esteem, Intervention, Anxiety and Depression. His Organizational behavior study in the realm of Social psychology interacts with subjects such as Resource and Job demands-resources model.

His Psychiatry and Psychosocial and Anxiety disorder investigations all form part of his Psychiatry research activities. In his study, Human factors and ergonomics is strongly linked to Injury prevention, which falls under the umbrella field of Suicide prevention. His research investigates the link between Coping and topics such as Stressor that cross with problems in Ethnology, Social influence and Cognitive psychology.

His most cited work include:

  • Conservation of resources. A new attempt at conceptualizing stress. (6107 citations)
  • The Influence of Culture, Community, and the Nested-Self in the Stress Process: Advancing Conservation of Resources Theory (2899 citations)
  • Social and Psychological Resources and Adaptation (2229 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of study are Social support, Social psychology, Clinical psychology, Psychiatry and Suicide prevention. His work in Social support covers topics such as Developmental psychology which are related to areas like Social relation. His Social psychology study which covers Coping that intersects with Prosocial behavior.

Stevan E. Hobfoll usually deals with Clinical psychology and limits it to topics linked to Intervention and Psychological intervention. His work on Psychosocial, Depression and Mental health as part of general Psychiatry research is frequently linked to Child abuse, thereby connecting diverse disciplines of science. His Suicide prevention research includes elements of Injury prevention and Human factors and ergonomics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Social support (29.24%)
  • Social psychology (27.44%)
  • Clinical psychology (25.63%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Clinical psychology (25.63%)
  • Psychosocial (12.27%)
  • Posttraumatic stress (3.61%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Stevan E. Hobfoll mainly focuses on Clinical psychology, Psychosocial, Posttraumatic stress, Social support and Depression. He interconnects Health psychology and Quality of life in the investigation of issues within Clinical psychology. His Psychosocial research incorporates themes from Pain catastrophizing and Sleep disorder.

His work in the fields of Social support, such as Social undermining, overlaps with other areas such as Social conflict. His Depression study combines topics in areas such as Young adult, Intervention, Randomized controlled trial, PsycINFO and Physical therapy. His research on Social psychology frequently connects to adjacent areas such as Coping.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Conservation of Resources in the Organizational Context: The Reality of Resources and Their Consequences (512 citations)
  • Conservation of resources: A general stress theory applied to burnout. (479 citations)
  • Probability of major depression diagnostic classification using semi-structured versus fully structured diagnostic interviews. (30 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Social psychology
  • Social science
  • Psychiatry

Meta-analysis, Clinical psychology, Psychological resilience, Moderation and Developmental psychology are his primary areas of study. The concepts of his Clinical psychology study are interwoven with issues in Inflammatory bowel disease, Quality of life, Anxiety, Ulcerative colitis and Health psychology. His Psychological resilience study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Organizational behavior, Organizational behavior and human resources, Organizational commitment, Industrial and organizational psychology and Harm.

His study in Moderation is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Posttraumatic stress, Psychiatry, Stressor and Posttraumatic growth. His Developmental psychology research integrates issues from Moderated mediation and Distress. His studies deal with areas such as Psychosocial, Community studies and Self as well as Distress.

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Best Publications

Conservation of resources. A new attempt at conceptualizing stress.

Stevan E. Hobfoll.
American Psychologist (1989)

12742 Citations

The Influence of Culture, Community, and the Nested-Self in the Stress Process: Advancing Conservation of Resources Theory

Stevan E. Hobfoll.
Applied Psychology (2001)

5194 Citations

Social and Psychological Resources and Adaptation

Stevan E. Hobfoll.
Review of General Psychology (2002)

4039 Citations

Stress, Culture, and Community: The Psychology and Philosophy of Stress

Stevan E. Hobfoll.
(1998)

2327 Citations

The ecology of stress

Stevan E. Hobfoll.
(1988)

1980 Citations

Resource loss, resource gain, and emotional outcomes among inner city women.

Stevan E. Hobfoll;Robert J. Johnson;Nicole Ennis;Anita P. Jackson.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (2003)

1433 Citations

Five Essential Elements of Immediate and Mid–Term Mass Trauma Intervention: Empirical Evidence

Stevan E. Hobfoll;Patricia Watson;Carl C. Bell;Richard A. Bryant.
Psychiatry MMC (2007)

1326 Citations

Conservation of resources: A general stress theory applied to burnout.

Stevan E. Hobfoll;John Freedy.
(2017)

1285 Citations

Conservation of resource caravans and engaged settings

Stevan E. Hobfoll.
Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology (2011)

991 Citations

Conservation of Resources in the Organizational Context: The Reality of Resources and Their Consequences

Stevan E. Hobfoll;Jonathon Halbesleben;Jean-Pierre Neveu;Mina Westman.
Annual Review of Organizational Psychology and Organizational Behavior (2018)

805 Citations

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