ERIC Number: EJ630452
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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The Development of Structure of Interests in Children: Setting the Stage.
Tracey, Terence J. G.
Journal of Vocational Behavior, v59 n1 p89-104 Aug 2001
The structure of children's interests changes over time from concrete to abstract. Interest structures differ depending on individual perceptions of preferences and competencies. Longitudinal research with ideographic measures is needed to identify developmental patterns of interests and determine whether Holland's model is valid for children. (Contains 81 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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