ERIC Number: EJ581239
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Perceptions of Serendipity: Career Paths of Prominent Academic Women in Counseling Psychology.
Williams, Elizabeth Nutt; Soeprapto, Elvie; Like, Kathy; Touradji, Pegah; Hess, Shirley; Hill, Clara E.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v45 n4 p379-89 Oct 1998
Consensual qualitative research examines the impact of chance events on career choices and the contextual factors surrounding them. Results suggest that chance events affected career choices most often by changing women's paths altogether or by altering their self-concepts. Internal characteristics and external factors helped women take advantage of chance. (Author/EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For related article, see CG 553 448.