Nain's Porous Hierarchy of Needs: An Alternative to Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
June 14, 2013
Indian Journal of Positive Psychology, 2013, Vol.4, Issue 3, p.464-467.
This article gives reasons as to why Maslow's Theory/Hierarchy of Needs is inaccurate. It also gives reasons why the same is inaccurate in an organizational perspective. The author also gives an alternative model of needs, namely the Nain Model, which is particularly applicable in an Organizational perspective. This article has been written for those interested in Psychology and /or Organizational Behaviour.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 7
Keywords: Maslow, Theory, Needs, Hierarchy, Motivation, Organizational Behaviour, Psychology
JEL Classification: D23, D24, D29
Date posted: June 16, 2013 ; Last revised: October 28, 2013