ERIC Number: EJ995195
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Mar
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Reference Count: 48
Classifying Korean Adolescents' Career Preparedness
Lee, In Heok; Rojewski, Jay W.; Hill, Roger B.
International Journal for Educational and Vocational Guidance, v13 n1 p25-45 Mar 2013
Latent class analysis was used to examine the career preparation of 5,227 11th-grade Korean adolescents taken from the Korean Education Longitudinal Study of 2005 (KELS:2005). Three career preparedness groups were identified, to reflecting Skorikov's ("J Vocat Behav" 70:8-24, 2007) conceptualization of career preparedness: prepared, confused, and unprepared. Most individual, family, and school factors selected for study were statistically significant predictors of group membership. Results provided insight about career decidedness and career planning from a Korean context.
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Career Readiness, Adolescents, Longitudinal Studies, Classification, Multivariate Analysis, Predictor Variables, Group Membership, Career Choice, Career Planning
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Identifiers - Location: South Korea