ERIC Number: EJ651728
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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Career Metaphors and Their Application in Theory and Counseling Practice.
Inkson, Kerr; Amundson, Norman E.
Journal of Employment Counseling, v39 n3 p98-108 Sep 2002
This article draws attention to the inevitability of metaphor in human thought, discourse, and theory, including that concerning careers. Explores the benefits and dangers of metaphorical thinking and advocates the use of "multiple metaphor" as a means of understanding careers and considers how career counseling practice can be assisted through the facilitation of metaphorical thinking. (Contains 23 references.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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