ERIC Number: ED109153
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Factor Structure of the Vocational Interest Models of Roe and Holland.
Lunneborg, Clifford E.; Lunneborg, Patricia W.
Analyses of interscale relations in 235 college students for the Vocational Preference Inventory and Vocational Interest Inventory, based on interest models of Holland and Roe respectively, suggest that the two-dimensional, circular configuration of occupations of personality types may be an oversimplification which impedes the understanding of the structure of vocational interests. For both interest models four orthogonal dimensions seem necessary to capture interindividual variability: Social vs. Technical, Organizational vs. Outdoor, Science vs. Business, and Artistic. (Author)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Washington Univ., Seattle. Educational Assessment Center.
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Holland Vocational Preference Inventory