Accession Number : AD0700282
Title : A CROSS CULTURAL STUDY OF PREFERENCES FOR PARTICIPATIVE DECISION-MAKING BY SUPERVISORS AND SUBORDINATES.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : ROCHESTER UNIV N Y MANAGEMENT RESEARCH CENTER
Personal Author(s) : Thiagarajan,Karamuthu M. ; Deep,Samuel D.
Report Date : SEP 1969
Pagination or Media Count : 26
Abstract : Data gathered from managers representing 12 countries revealed that whereas subordinates prefer democratic supervisors, significantly fewer supervisors prefer involved subordinates. The magnitude of differences between supervisors' and subordinates' preferences was found to be related to the cultural background and level of economic development of the countries studied. (Author)
Descriptors : (*SUPERVISION, EMPLOYEE RELATIONS), (*ATTITUDES(PSYCHOLOGY), REVIEWS), STATISTICAL DATA, FACTOR ANALYSIS, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES, ECONOMICS, CULTURE, SUPERVISORS, EUROPE, INDIA, UNITED STATES, MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING
Subject Categories : Psychology
Personnel Management and Labor Relations
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE