Conceptualizing and Measuring Professional Moral Courage
Poster Session X - Board: X-001
Sunday, May 24, 2009, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Golden Gate Exhibit Hall
We describe professional moral courage (PMC) and derive items for scale development. Two methods were used, producing a five dimensional scale that organized under a single second-order factor (PMC). Convergent and discriminant validity are analyzed by use of confirmatory factor analysis procedures. Implications suggest a proactive approach to organizational ethics.