Niccolo Machiavelli

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Noun1.Niccolo Machiavelli - a statesman of Florence who advocated a strong central government (1469-1527)Niccolo Machiavelli - a statesman of Florence who advocated a strong central government (1469-1527)
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This interaction manifested that there was a negative relationship between deceptive mating strategies and HIB scores for females who scored higher than others on the Mach scale, and there was a slightly positive relationship between deceptive mating strategies and HIB scores for females who scored lower on the Mach scale.
Siegel (1973) examined the extent to which managers, MBA students, and faculty members exhibit the Machiavellian, manipulative interpersonal behavior and leadership using the Mach scale and theory X/Theory Y leadership scale.
Two recent studies revealed that female subjects scoring high on the Mach scale were dissatisfied with their jobs, while women with higher job satisfaction and opportunity for promotion were less Machiavellian.