ERIC Number: EJ640319
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Judgment of Factors Influencing Interest: An Australian Study.
Athanasou, James A.; Cooksey, Ray W.
Journal of Vocational Education Research, v26 n1 p77-96 2001
Australian vocational students (n=18) read 120 scenarios and indicated their interest in the vocational subjects described. Multiple regression analyses indicated that personal judgments of interest are based first on career interests rather than contextual or extraneous factors. Results confirmed the idiosyncrasy of interest perceptions. (Contains 17 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Australia