Niccolo Machiavelli

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Synonyms for Niccolo Machiavelli

a statesman of Florence who advocated a strong central government (1469-1527)


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This result is also consistent with Christie and Geis (1970) who noted that less educated adults score higher on the Mach scale than better educated adults.
Future marketing managers groups, represented by students majoring in marketing scored very high on the Mach scale compared to previous studies.
The variations within the experimental group in all dimensions and total scores of OCS, communication, roles, affective responsiveness, general functioning scales in FAD, PSSS total score, and Mach Scale IV total score before and after the intervention were all found to be statistically significant, along with their comparative variations between different time points before and after the intervention (see Table 2).
Researchers have used the Mach scales to investigate the relationship between Machiavellianism and job satisfaction.
Although research has progressed, resulting in an abundance of findings to be integrated into the conceptualization of MACH, the original MACH scales developed by Christie and Geis, or derivations of them, have been used in virtually every study, and they have become a golden standard for measuring individual differences in MACH.