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URN etd-0516117-203844
Author Yi-Ping Wang
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Department Human Resource Management
Year 2016
Semester 2
Degree Master
Type of Document
Language English
Title The Relationship between Self-Monitoring and Moral Disengagement:The Mediating Effect of Moral Ideology
Date of Defense 2017-06-16
Page Count 74
Keyword
  • Self-Monitoring
  • Relativism
  • Idealism
  • Moral Disengagement
  • Moral Ideology
  • Abstract Nowadays, the scandal of business happens more frequently than before, which causes negative image and the chaotic in the society and makes the study of unethical behaviors became even more vital. Moral disengagement is a theory in the field of unethical behaviors investigates the mechanism that individual rationize their immoral behaviors. Previous study also showed personality traits can be one of the predictor predict the unethical behaviors. Hence, the present study suggests that self-monitoring might positively related to moral disengagement. In addition, the study examines whether there is mediating effect between self-monitoring and moral disengagement when moral ideology is viewed as mediator.
    In the end, 233 valid questionnaires are received from the employee within organizations. The result of hierarchical analysis showed that self-monitoring is positively related to moral disengagement; moral ideology is negatively related to moral disengagement; moral ideology is negatively related to moral disengagement. On the other hand, idealism will have the mediating effect in the relationship between self-monitoring and moral disengagement, and the relationship between self-monitoring and displacement of responsibility. Theoretical contributions and managerial are discussed for manager’s reference in the end of study.
    Advisory Committee
  • Yun-shi Liu - chair
  • Chin-Kang Jen - co-chair
  • I-Heng Chen - advisor
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  • Indicate in-campus at 3 year and off-campus access at 5 year.
    Date of Submission 2017-06-29

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