Sunday, June 19, 2016

Why Some Bosses Bully?

Social Dominance Orientation (SDO)

Social Dominance Theory postulates that some people have more of a tendency toward “social dominance orientation” (SDO) than others.

Predictors of abusive supervision : Supervisor perceptions of deep-level dissimilarity, relationship conflict, and subordinate performance. / Tepper, Bennett J.; Moss, Sherry E.; Duffy, Michelle K.
In: Academy of Management Journal, Vol. 54, No. 2, 01.04.2011, p. 279-294.