Research purpose: the purpose of the study was to establish whether spiritual workplaces will enhance employees' work engagement and thriving at work breytenbach, c (2016) the relationship between three constructs of spirituality and the resulting impact on positive work outcomes doctoral dissertation pretoria:. The thesis is that structural approaches to change represent only part of the solution to a complex dilemma management also needs to address the role of emotion, and spirituality in particular, in the change process develops the concept of spirituality as a kind of positive emotion that serves as a thread connecting the. The contribution of this study includes a new theoretical model concerning why, when, and how spirituality at thesis overview this thesis is organised into six chapters chapter 1 introduces spirituality at work and highlights both growing interest in the topic and a growing body of evidence that examines the benefits of. Conditions that foster employee experienced individual spirit at work the two pilot studies with 155 uk and 175, 715 thai samples were conducted for validation testing of the main measure used in this study: spirit at work scale ( kinjerski & skrypnek, 2006a) the results of the two studies including discriminant. In their ground-breaking study on the role of spirituality in the workplace, mitroff and denton (1999a) went even further in their assertions and stated: over the years we have tried all of the conventional techniques known to organizational science to help organizations change for the better after years of study and practice. A spiritual audit of corporate america: ten years later, journal of management, spirituality and religion, vol 6, issue 1, pp 27-41 rego, armenio and miguel pina e cunha 2008 workplace spirituality and organizational commitment: an empirical study, journal of organizational change management, vol 21, no. A study of the impact of workplace spirituality on employee outcomes: a comparison between us and mexican employees thesis (pdf available) december 2012 with 1,454 reads advisor: jacqueline mayfield cite this publication jose luis daniel at saint xavier university jose luis daniel 324 saint xavier. Against the backdrop of a dramatic increase in the number of individuals living longer, particularly older women, it is vital that researchers explore the intersection of spirituality, gender, and aging in this qualitative study of six women aged 80 and older, i explore, using, multiple, in-depth interviews, the experiences of.
Drivers behind the study of workplace spirituality and the search for 'higher meaning' in essence, we find the predominant objectives behind the research to be highly instrumental sometimes this seems to be deliberately espoused but sometimes it is more hidden this paper attempts a preliminary critical review of the field. Study of spiritual intelligence and emotional intelligence related abilities of teacher trainees in relation to their gender and some socio- educational factors thesis submitted to the kumaun university for the degree of doctor of philosophy in education 2008 supervisor investigator dr rambha joshi smt amita. In this study, a comparison has been made in spiritual well-being, spirituality, and spiritual care perspectives between the first and fourth year baccalaureate nursing students layhwa l thesis for the degree of doctorate of philosophy (nursing) singapore: national university of singapore 2011 nursing students'. A thesis, dissertation or project is a requirement for completion what is a phd in spirituality individuals may study the role spirituality has on people's health among other topics graduates with a phd in spirituality usually have advanced skills in management and organization as well as written and oral communication.
Abstract the 12 step programme of alcoholics anonymous (aa, 2001) is a set of principles that provides a way of life for those that follow it and is based upon a ' spiritual awakening' (aa, 2001 pp59-60) the thesis is the first to examine how managers who follow this spiritual programme apply it in their. Abstract this study uses a spiritual appraisal model of stress and health to investigate the moderating effects of spirituality at work on job stress, wellbeing, and ill-being amongst australian academics (gall, charbonneau, clarke, grant joseph & shouldice 2005) academic staff members employed in australian. This dissertation examined the extent to which workplace spirituality was associated with work intentions, and whether ethical leadership served as a mediator of the relationship between workplace spirituality and work intentions the study begins with an overview of the significant workplace spirituality.
Since spirituality in our society is based on religion and islamic doctrine makes the shape of spirituality and with respect to the fact that spirituality in organizations may make a proper base for individual and organizational comprehensive growth, the current study is conducted with the goal of investigation and identification of. Spirituality, exposure to stressful life events, and traumatic stress recommendations for future research were mentioned as well as limitations of the study dissertation process in addition, i would like to express my gratitude to my mentor, dr sandra lee and the other members of the dissertation committee, dr pamela.
The thesis may be consulted by you, provided you comply with the provisions of the act and the following conditions and triangulated research design enabled me to explore spirituality in principal leadership from the lived another contributing factor to my choice of study was that spirituality in educational leadership is. Influenced the competencies of forging synergy and interpersonal savvy the results of this study are a part of the next step in affording spirituality its place in the development of leaders alongside more traditional leadership competencies or behaviors the electronic version of this dissertation is at ohiolink. A thesis submitted to the university of huddersfield in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of copies of this thesis, either in full or in extracts, may be made only in accordance with the regulations of the research study identifies three descriptive characteristics of the spiritual dimension: 1 that it is.
This thesis is a phenomenological study of individuals who engaged in tours provided by hands up holidays, a tour operator marketing their travel as „ spiritual‟ hands up holidays views spirituality as being a broader concept than religion and attracts both religious and non-religious individuals who are seeking. Analysis of effect of organizational climate on envy management, the variable of spiritual leadership via the emphasized on envy management and indicated that it is required to be studied in this iran envy employees have research in personality doctoral dissertation, bar-ilan university, ramat-gan, israel  erdil o.
Students choose major areas of study in higher education and ultimately their vocation through a complex process, situated in identity formation and social engaging students in a thoughtful spiritual conversation facilitates the vocational discernment process and impacts the student's whole development. Mitroff, ian i and denton, elizabeth a (1999b) `a study of spirituality in the workplace' , sloan management review 40(summer): 83 google scholar perez, s (1999) `religious and non-religious aspects of spirituality and their relation to myers-briggs personality typology', doctoral thesis, georgia state university,. Keywords: spiritual intelligence (si), emotional intelligence (ei), life satisfaction (ls) 1 thus, we have embarked on this research to study the relation between spiritual intelligence (si) and emotional intelligence (ei) on life a thesis submitted to thecollege of graduate studies and research in partial fulfillment of.
Materials and methods: in this qualitative study, 18 cancer patients, referred to the cancer institute of imam khomeini hospital in tehran were selected using purposive sampling method, and their spiritual needs emerged out of conventional content analysis of interviews conducted with them. Study where 60 percent of the respondents had positive views of spirituality while negative views of religion spirituality and organizational performance whether applying, enabling, or incorporating spirituality practices in organizations result in increase in productivity or profitability is a very complex and controversial issue. I am conducting a pilot study as part of an action research cycle into the impact of co production on spiritual and pastoral care (chaplaincy) services phase one used my mth in chaplaincy studies dissertation used grounded theory to explore service user and staff opinions of spiritual assessment i theorised that nurses.