ERIC Number: EJ438994
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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All the World Is Not a Stage: Emerging Contextualist Themes in Counseling and Development.
Steenbarger, Brett N.
Journal of Counseling and Development, v70 n2 p288-96 Nov-Dec 1991
Reviews key assumptions of contextualism, as embodied in social role theory and the lifespan development tradition, highlighting relevant theory and research. Proposes that two vital forces within current counseling, constructivism and interactional counseling, are animated by contextualist notions of development. Outlines specific implications of contextualism for future counseling research and practice. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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