Start Date

6-1-2011 4:00 PM

End Date

6-1-2011 4:45 PM

Track

2. Track 2 - Poster Session

Subject Area

Hospitality and Tourism Education

Faculty Member

Dr.Catherine Curtis email: crcurtis@fiu.edu

Abstract

The purpose of this study is to investigate the influence of culture on abusive supervision perceptions in the hospitality industry. To set the stage for this investigation, the literature review concentrates on abusive supervision (Tepper, 2000) and culture using Hofstede's constructs (Hofsetde, 2001). The proposed methodology for this study will be discussed. The assumption is that culture will influence perceptions of abusive supervision.

Keywords

Abusive supervision, cultural differences, restaurant employees



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An Investigation of Cultural Influence on Perceptions of Abusive Supervision

The purpose of this study is to investigate the influence of culture on abusive supervision perceptions in the hospitality industry. To set the stage for this investigation, the literature review concentrates on abusive supervision (Tepper, 2000) and culture using Hofstede's constructs (Hofsetde, 2001). The proposed methodology for this study will be discussed. The assumption is that culture will influence perceptions of abusive supervision.