Machiavellianism Test

Machiavellianism Test (MACH-IV)
Christie and Geis‚ 1970
آزمون ماکیاولیسم گرایی
1.    Never tell anyone the real reason you did something unless it is useful to do so.
2.    The best way to handle people is to tell them what they want to hear.
3.    One should take action only when sure it is morally right.R
4.    Most people are basically good and kind.R
5.    It is safest to assume that all people have a vicious streak and it will come out when they are given a chance.
6.    Honesty is the best policy in all cases.R
7.    There is no excuse for lying to someone else.R
8.    Generally speaking‚ people won't work hard unless they're forced to do so.
9.    All in all‚ it is better to be humble and honest than to be important and dishonest.R
10.When you ask someone to do something for you‚ it is best to give the real reasons for wanting it rather than giving reasons which carry more weight.R
11.Most people who get ahead in the world lead clean‚ moral lives.R
12.Anyone who completely trusts anyone else is asking for trouble.
13.The biggest difference between most criminals and other people is that the criminals are stupid enough to get caught.
14.Most people are brave.R
15.It is wise to flatter important people.
16.It is possible to be good in all respects.R
17.P.T. Barnum was wrong when he said that there's a sucker born every minute.R
18.It is hard to get ahead without cutting corners here and there.
19.People suffering from incurable diseases should have the choice of being put painlessly to death.
20.Most people forget more easily the death of their parents than the loss of their property.
نسخه مختصر شده توسط  "اویسرمن، 1993"
1.    It is hard to get ahead without cutting corners
2.    Most men are brave (-)
3.    All people have a vicious streak
4.    If you completely trust another‚ you are  asking for trouble
5.    There is a sucker born every minute
6.    People who get ahead lead clean‚ moral lives (-)
7.    People are basically good and kind (-)
8.    Euthanasia
9.    Only give the real reason for an action if it is useful
10.    There is no excuse for lying (-)
11.    Men only work hard when they are forced to do so
12.    It is possible to be good in all respects (-)
13.    Take action only if it is morally correct (-)
14.    It is wise to flatter important people
15.    Tell people what they want to hear
16.    Honesty is always the best policy
17.    Give the real reason when asking for help (-)
18.    Criminals are stupid enough to be caught
19.    Better to be humble/honest than to be important/dishonest (-)
20.    Forget father's death sooner than property loss

شرح سایت روان سنجی: این ابزار که برای گرایش به ماکیاولیسم پدید آمده است، تنها کاربرد پژوهشی و مطالعاتی دارد. ده گویه بیانگر خوی ماکیاولی و ده گویه بیانگر خوی غیر ماکیاولی است.
این آزمون در چهار مدل، یک عاملی، دو عاملی و چهارعاملی مورد بحث قرار گرفته است. برای آگاهی بیشتر به " کورال و کالوت، 2000" مراجعه کنید.
در ایران، "افخم ابراهیمی، بیرشک و مکنون" آن را به فارسی برگردان با نام "ماک چهار" در پژوهش خود به کار گرفته اند.
اعتبار: آلفا کرونباخ از 0.70 تا 0.76 در پژوهش های گوناگون (کورال و کالوت، 2000)
نمره گذاری
1-strongly disagree‚ 2- moderately disagree‚ 3-slightly disagree‚ 4- neutral‚ 5- slightly agree‚ 6-‎- moderately agree‚ 7-       strongly agree
چگونگی دستیابی
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منبع برای آگاهی بیشتر
Christie‚ R.‚ and F. L. Geis. (1970) "How devious are you? Take the Machiavelli test to find out." Journal of Management in Engineering 15.4: 17
Christie‚ R. & Geis‚ F. (1970) "Studies in Machiavellianism". NY: Academic Press.
Corral‚ Susana and Calvete‚ Esther. (2000). Machiavellianism: Dimensionality of the Mach IV and its Relation to Self-Monitoring in a Spanish Sample. The Spanish Journal of Psychology The Spanish Journal of Psychology‚ 3(1); 3-13
افخم، ابراهیمی، عزیزه؛ بیرشک، بهروز؛ و مکنون، ناهید. (1387). شیوه های دلبستگی و ارتباط آن با مدل های خود و دیگران، و صفات شخصیتی دانشجویان دانشكده های مختلف دانشگاه علوم پزشكی. تازه های علوم شناختی، 10(3)؛ 34-44