Summary: The fourth edition of Career Choice and Development brings together the most current ideas of the recognized authorities in the field of career development. This classic best-seller has been thoroughly revised and expanded to include the most influential theories of career choice and development, and it contains up-to-date information regarding the application of these theories to counseling practice. This edition contains a wide range of career development theories
that explore how people develop certain traits, personalities, self-precepts, and how these developments influence career decision making. This information will challenge teachers, researchers, and those involved in fostering career development to reexamine their assumptions and practices.
Summary: The fourth edition of Career Choice and Development brings together the most current ideas of the recognized authorities in the field of career development. This classic best-seller has been thoroughly revised and expanded to include the most influential theories of career choice and development, and it contains up-to-date information regarding the application of these theories to counseling practice. This edition contains a wide range of career development theories that explore how people develop certain traits, personalities, self-precepts, and how these developments influence career decision making. This information will challenge teachers, researchers, and those involved in fostering career development to reexamine their assumptions and practices. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:4TH 02 Cover: Publisher:Jossey-Bass, Inc. Year Published: 2002 International: No
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Part One: Introduction and Cases.
1. Introduction to Theories of Career Development and Choice: Origins, Evolution, and Current Efforts (Duane Brown).
2. Case Studies (Duane Brown).
Part Two: Sociological Perspective.
3. Career Choice and Development from a Sociological Perspective (Monica Kirkpatrick Johnson, Jeylan T. Mortimer).
Part Three: Developmental and Postmodern Theories.
4. Gottfredson's Theory of Circumscription, Compromise, and Self-Creation (Linda S. Gottfredson).
5. Career Construction: A Developmental Theory of Vocational Behavior (Mark L. Savickas).
6. A Contextualist Explanation of Career (Richard A. Young, Ladislav Valach, Audrey Collin).
Part Four: Career Development Theories Anchored in Learning Theory.
7. Social Cognitive Career Theory (Robert W. Lent, Steven D. Brown, Gail Hackett).
8. A Cognitive Information Processing Approach to Career Problem Solving and Decision Making (Gary W. Peterson, James P. Sampson Jr., Janet G. Lenz, Robert C. Reardon).
Part Five: Trait-Factor Theories and Summation.
9. Holland's Theory of Personalities in Work Environments (Arnold R. Spokane, Erik J. Luchetta, Matthew H. Richwine).
10. Person-Environment-Correspondence Theory (Rene V. Dawis).
11. The Role of Work Values and Cultural Values in Occupational Choice, Satisfaction, and Success: A Theoretical Statement (Duane Brown).
12. Status of Theories of Career Choice and Development (Duane Brown).
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