Essays about: "Honesty"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 41 essays containing the word Honesty.

  1. 1. Throwing the die in Georgia: Does swearing an oath make students report honest answers?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : David Schönfelder; [2019-10-22]
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    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  2. 2. New Eyes: searching for an identity in music through voice and text. A psychological and creative journey.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Mathias Aanundsen Hagen; [2019-10-02]
    Keywords : identity; creativity; aesthetic; message; psychology; syncretism; saxophone; voice; lyrics; transdisciplinary; honesty; composition;

    Abstract : In this thesis the concept of artistic and personal identity is explored. It sets out to understand an existential crisis and how to resolve it. The thesis draws perspective from psychological theories on creativity and mental development. READ MORE

  3. 3. Predictors of Work Engagement Among University Teachers: The Role of Personality and Perceived Organisational Support.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för psykologi (PSY); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för psykologi (PSY)

    Author : Mutsa Marcia Machiha; Gladys Brew; [2019]
    Keywords : work engagement; personality; HEXACO; perceived organisational support; university teachers;

    Abstract : The present study was conducted with the aim of investigating whether perceived organisational support or HEXACO personality traits: honesty-humility, emotionality, extraversion, agreeableness, conscientiousness and openness; was a better predictor of work engagement among university teachers. A sample size of 157 university teachers was conveniently drawn both online and in person. READ MORE

  4. 4. What matters to managers? : A qualitative case-study on managers' use of planning and development talks

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Pedagogik och sociologi

    Author : Emma Mercier; [2019]
    Keywords : Performance Management and Appraisal; Planning and Development Talks;

    Abstract : Globalisation is affecting businesses worldwide. As a result of this, organisations are realising that the key to competitive advantage is not in modern technology or production; rather, it is in attracting and maintaining a committed workforce. Performance management is a widely advocated way to develop human resources. READ MORE

  5. 5. Stakes and Social Distance in Deceptive Behavior: Experimental Evidence from Malawi

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : David Cesar-Heymann; [2018]
    Keywords : Social distance; Fraud; Deceptive behavior; Development; Malawi;

    Abstract : In a novel experimental setting, we study how stakes and the social distance of the opponent affect deceptive behavior. We run a field experiment using pre-trained actors of different ethnicities who serve as customers utilizing a common means of transport - the bicycle taxi service in Lilongwe, Malawi. READ MORE