Racial differences in job attitudes Academic Article uri icon


  • Compared the need satisfaction of 87 black certified public accountants (cpas) with 131 other cpas, using a need satisfaction questionnaire by L. A. Porter as a measure. Findings indicate that black cpas generally reported more need deficiency in all items than other ss. In both groups, self-actualization and compensation needs were the most deficient. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2006 APA, all rights reserved). 1972 American Psychological Association.

published proceedings

  • Journal of Applied Psychology

author list (cited authors)

  • Slocum, J. W., & Strawser, R. H.

citation count

  • 54

complete list of authors

  • Slocum, John W||Strawser, Robert H

publication date

  • January 1, 1972 11:11 AM