Organizational Justice: Antecedents and consequences of Ghanaian industrial workers

Ayim Seth Gyekye, Mohammad Haybatollahi

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    Abstract

    The study tested a model of the antecedents and consequences
    of organizational justice among Ghanaian industrial workers (N = 320).
    Justice perceptions were examined in terms of their socio-cultural properties
    and demographic variables. These variables were examined in terms of their
    impact as antecedents and consequences of justice evaluations.
    Antecedents comprised work-related and personal characteristics.
    Consequences comprised perceived organizational support, organizational
    citizenship behavior, organizational safety climate, safety behavior, and
    accident frequency. Multiple regression analyses were conducted to test the
    hypotheses. Mplus-7 indicated a partial mediation effect in a multimediation
    model. Work-related variables strongly and positively correlated
    with organizational justice, and were generally better predictors of
    organizational justice than were personal characteristics. The results have
    implications to organizational behavior.
    Original languageEnglish
    JournalInternational Journal of Organization Theory and Behavior
    Volume18
    Issue number2
    Pages (from-to)177-205
    Number of pages29
    ISSN1093-4537
    Publication statusPublished - 2015
    MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

    Bibliographical note

    Gyekye, S. A., & Haybatollahi, M. (2015). Organizational justice: Antecedents and consequences of Ghanaian industrial workers. International Journal of Organization Theory and Behavior, 18(2), 177.

    Fields of Science

    • 5141 Sociology
    • 517 Political science

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