ERIC Number: ED354347
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Development in the Workplace.
Demick, Jack, Ed.; Miller, Patrice M., Ed.
This book contains edited versions of papers from a symposium on adult development and a final integrative chapter. The following papers are included: "Introduction" (Jack Demick, Patrice Miller); "Influences of World View on Personality, Epistemology, and Choice of Profession" (Melvin Miller, Alan West); "Developmental Conceptions of Good Work: A Longitudinal Study" (Cheryl Armon); "Significance of Job Complexity in Workers' Moral Development" (Dorothy Rulon); "Developmental Levels of Entering Medical and Pharmacy Students: Considerations for Admissions Selection Policies and Curriculum Change" (Doreen Cleave-Hogg, Linda Muzzin); "Sri Lankan Managers' Leadership Conceptualizations as a Function of Ego Development" (Rita Weathersby); "Issues of Maturation in the Seasoned Psychotherapist" (Carl Goldberg); "Life Themes Manifest through Artistic Creativity" (Lorraine Mangione); "Effects of Work and Leisure-Role Salience on Career Development" (Peter Bachiochi); "Contextual Variables That Enhance/Inhibit Career Development Opportunities for Older Adults: The Case of Supervisor-Subordinate Age Disparity" (Janet Barnes-Farrell); "Use of Complex Thought and Resolving Intragroup Conflicts: A Means to Conscious Adult Development in the Workplace" (Jan Sinnott); "Learning Organizations: Settings for Developing Adults" (Linda Morris); "Atmosphere and Stage Development in the Workplace" (Michael Commons, Sharon Krause, Gregory Fayer, and Maryellen Meaney); and "Some Open Research Problems on Development in the Workplace: Theory and Methodology" (Jack Demick, Patrice Miller). Articles are indexed by author and by subject. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Development, Adults, Age Discrimination, Career Choice, Career Development, Employment Opportunities, Equal Opportunities (Jobs), Lifelong Learning, Maturity (Individuals), Older Adults, Organizational Development, Research Problems, Work Attitudes
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc., Publishers, 365 Broadway, Hillsdale, NJ 07642.
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Note: Adapted from papers presented at the Adult Development Symposium (6th, Boston, MA, July 12-14, 1991).