versión impresa ISSN 1729-4827
GRIMALDO MUCHOTRIGO, Mirian Pilar. Values toward work in a group of transit police officers of metropolitan Lima. Liberabit [online]. 2008, vol.14, n.14, pp. 71-80. ISSN 1729-4827.
This research has the objective to identify and compare the value system to work in a group of traffic policemen, according sex. The sample was made up of 203 policemen between men and women, whose average age was 34 years. The instrument used was the scale of values towards work. The data were analyzed by distributing frequency and percentage, arithmetic mean, standard deviation, Students t and Cohens d. We conclude that the two main groups of values were: selftrascendence and Openness to Change. Women are located at an average level in all areas, but there is a higher percentage in Openness to change. Men have a higher score at all scales; although differences are not significant.
Palabras llave : Values toward work; Values; Police; Metropolitan Lima.