ERIC Number: EJ551760
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Influential Factors in Career Orientation and Career Aspiration of Early Adolescent Girls.
Rainey, Leslie Martin; Borders, L. DiAnne
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v44 n2 p160-72 Apr 1997
Investigates two models of career development using 276 seventh- and eighth-grade girls and their mothers. Results indicate that in both models, adolescents' agentic characteristics (e.g., independence, assertiveness, willingness to take a stand) and maternal variables (e.g., education, employment, etc.) contributed significantly to adolescents' gender role attitudes. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special theme issue on Women's Career Development."