Protestant work-ethic dimensions and work orientations

  title={Protestant work-ethic dimensions and work orientations},
  author={Peter E. Mudrack},
Abstract Recent evidence suggests that the Protestant work ethic (PWE) may be a multifaceted construct. This study explored the connections between four PWE components and three multidimensional work variables: time structure and purpose, work locus of control, and Type A behavior. A sample of 267 mostly employed American graduate students completed self-report surveys. Results suggested, in general, that only the PWE Hard Work facet correlated with structured and purposive time, and with… CONTINUE READING