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Keusahawanan peladang di Lembaga Kemajuan Pertanian Muda (MADA): kajian dari sudut pendekatan sikap

Mohd Shariff, Mohd Noor and Samsudin, Samsuri (2008) Keusahawanan peladang di Lembaga Kemajuan Pertanian Muda (MADA): kajian dari sudut pendekatan sikap. International Journal of Management Studies (IJMS), 15 (1). pp. 161-180. ISSN 0127-8983

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An attitude approach to the prediction of entrepreneurship has been the subject of extensive research in the developed world. This study used the entrepreneurial attitude orientation approach in determining entrepreneurship among farmers in the Muda Agriculture Development Authority (MADA).The sample of the study consisted of 74 farmers receiving entrepreneurship guidance and 126 farmers who had not received guidance from MADA. The Entrepreneurial Attitude Orientation (EAO) scale was tested and the discriminant validity was validated to test the known groups. There was a significance difference between known groups for all four of the EAO subscales(personal control, self-esteem, innovation and achievement); all subscales except innovation was entered into a stepwise discriminant function. On the basis of the research findings presented here, the authors were able to put forward a number of recommendations to improve the entrepreneurial attitudes of the farmers.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial attitude, farmers, Kedah, Muda Agriculture Development Authority (MADA)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
Divisions: School of Business Management
Depositing User: Prof. Dr. Mohd Noor Mohd Shariff
Date Deposited: 15 Jul 2010 07:04
Last Modified: 26 Apr 2016 06:30
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/255

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