TITLE

Measuring public service motivation: An assessment of construct reliability and validity

AUTHOR(S)
Perry, James L.
PUB. DATE
January 1996
SOURCE
Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory;Jan96, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a scale to measure public service motivation of American government employees using confirmatory factor analysis. Conceptual link of the scale with six dimensions; traction to policy making; Commitment to public interest; Social justice; Civic duty; Self-sacrifice.
ACCESSION #
9603044734

 

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