Advisor

Milton K. Davis

Date of Award

1979

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Science (M.S.) in Psychology

Department

Psychology

Physical Description

1 online resource (66 p.)

Subjects

Attitude (Psychology) -- Testing, Supervisors -- Attitudes, Women -- Employment

DOI

10.15760/etd.2968

Abstract

This study attempted to obtain evidence on the construct validity of the Women Workers Scale (WWS), an attitude scale developed to measure male supervisors' attitudes toward women workers. As women enter the work world in increasing numbers, they are usually supervised by men. However, few studies have examined the attitudes of male supervisors toward women workers. At least one author (Bass, 1972) reported that there were significant differences among male managers in their attitudes toward women. Specifically, those male managers who had not worked with women held more favorable attitudes than male managers who had worked with women.

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Persistent Identifier

http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/17623

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