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From the Publisher"Outdoing even their excellent first edition, Brown and Lent havestrengthened the emphasis on scientifically- informed careerpractice and on issues of diversity, individual differences, andsocial justice. This volume is an essential resource for thelibrary of anyone interested in the field of career development,assessment, and counseling and should also prove invaluable forgraduate students interested in immersing themselves in some of thebest work being done today in the field of career development andcounseling."
—Nancy E. Betz, Ph.D., Professor, Department ofPsychology, The Ohio State University
"In this second edition, Drs. Lent and Brown continue to shapecareer development discourse and illustrate the ongoingsignificance of the fields of career development and counseling inthe 21st century. Woven into the fabric of each chapter aremulticultural and practice implications, addressing the complexsociocultural issues salient in career development. This editionwill help both researchers and practitioners alike to betterunderstand, investigate, and promote the role of work in people'slives."
—Angela Byars-Winston, Ph.D., Associate Professor ofMedicine, School of Medicine and Public Health, University ofWisconsin-Madison
"This Handbook is a great resource for the student, experiencedpractitioner, and the researcher in the areas of career counselingand vocational psychology. The coverage of career developmenttheory is detailed and current, and the handbook provides acomprehensive review of approaches to the practice of careercounseling. I highly recommend this valuable contribution to theliterature."
—Gail Hackett, Ph.D., Provost & Executive ViceChancellor for Academic Affairs, University of Missouri, KansasCity
"Career Development and Counseling is a must-have for anyresearcher in vocational psychology or career counseling or anyonewho wishes to understand the empirical underpinnings of thepractice of career counseling. If you wish to know why good careercounseling works, this is the book for you."
—Mark Pope, Ed.D., MCC, Professor and Chair,Department of Counseling and Family Therapy, University of Missouri– Saint Louis
Former President, National Career Development Association &American Counseling Association; Editor, The Career DevelopmentQuarterly