Encyclopedia of Career Development, Volumes 1-2

October 30, 2020
Encyclopedia of Career Development, Volumes 1-2

With more than 300 articles, the Encyclopedia of CareerDevelopment is the premier reference tool for research oncareer-related topics. Covering a broad range of themes, thecontributions represent original material written byinternationally-renowned scholars that view career development froma number of different dimensions. This multidisciplinary resourceexamines career-related issues from psychological, sociological,educational, counseling, organizational behavior, and humanresource management perspectives.Key FeaturesOffers introductory materials prepared by the editors andsupplementary appendices on select topicsIncorporates global, cultural, and international dimensions ofcareers and examines the social context of careers such as thecontemporary work environment, emerging values in society, genderand ethnicity, social class, and work-family interfaceExplores the evolution of careers, including career stages,patterns, and transitions, as well as variations in the meaning ofcareer successDiscusses career decision-making strategies, and looks atlegislative, regulatory, and labor relations decrees that influencecareer development and decision makingAnalyzes initiatives used by employers, counselors, and societyto promote the effective development of careersThe Encyclopedia of Career Development is a leadingedge reference tool that is recognized as a "must have" forlibraries in the United States and around the world. In addition,corporations and career centers will also want to add this valuableset to their collections.https://us.sagepub.com/en-us/nam/encyclopedia-of-career-development/book226755