EXPLOITATIVE ORIENTATION By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 A character pattern marked by using stealth, deceit, power or violence. Also called exploitive character. Compare hoarding orientation- marketing orientation. EXPLOITATIVE ORIENTATION: "Exploitative orientation deals with deceit, power and violence." Related Psychology Terms MARKETING ORIENTATION DEFECT ORIENTATION STATE ORIENTATION TOUGH-MINDEDNESS ANAL-AGGRESSIVE PERSONALITY PARANOID-SCHIZOID POSITION MACH SCALE ADVERTISING RESPONSE MODELING (ARM) ORGANIC PERSONALITY SYNDROME SEX OFFENSE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EXPLOITATIVE ORIENTATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/exploitative-orientation/ (accessed September 21, 2020).