SILPAKORN UNIVERSITY JOURNAL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES, HUMANITIES, AND ARTS, Vol 12, No 1 (2012)

Morality Based on Sufficiency Economy Philosophy with the Management of Subdistrict Administrative Organization (SAO) to Raise the Sufficiency of Chiang Mai Local Politics

Wirasak Somyana




Abstract


This research aimed to study morality based on sufficiency economy which is appropriate to the management of subdistrict administrative organizations (SAO) and can increase the morality of these organizations when they applied this morality to their management. Quantitative analysis was used to evaluate the achievement of raising the political morality of 27 SAO in Chiang Mai which were used as the sample in this study. Statistical Package for Social Science (SPSS) version 16 was used to analyze the data. Limited Dependent Variable Model (LIMDEP) version 9 was used to test the hypothesis.
The research outcome was that integrity, diligence and lack of greed are the most appropriate forms of morality based on sufficiency economy for the management of these 27 organizations 99%, 99% and 95% level of significance respectively. These can raise morality by 36.01%. It illustrates that all of these moralities based on sufficiency economy applied in the management of SAO can reflect the image of decentralization of local political development and democracy.

Key Words: Morality Based on Sufficiency Economy Philosophy; Management, Subdistrict Administrative Organization (SAO); Political sufficiency

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