Designing Careers: Counseling to Enhance Education, Work, and Leisure

Designing Careers: Counseling to Enhance Education, Work, and Leisure

by Norman C. Gysbers


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780875896182
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 11/22/1984
Series: Management - Careers Series
Pages: 660
Product dimensions: 6.36(w) x 9.41(h) x 1.95(d)

Table of Contents

ForewordPrefaceThe Authors
Introduction: Evolution of Career Development, 1913-1983
Part One: The World of Work Today: Personal, Social, and Economic Perspectives
1. Perspectives on the Meaning and Value of Work
2. Changing Structure of Work: Occupational TrAnds and Implications
3. Links Among Training, Employability, and Employment
4. Partnership Between Education and Work
Part Two: Knowledge Base of Career Development
5. Relationship Between Career Development Theory and Practice
6. Occupational Socializations: Acquiring a Sense of Work
7. Adult Career Development: Individual and Organizational Factors
8. Interrelationship of GAnder and Career
9. Instruments for Assessing Career Development
10. Job Satisfaction: Worker Aspirations, Attitudes, and Behavior
Part Three: Facilitating Career Development: Practices and Programs
11. Procedures for Successful Career Counseling
12. Systematic Career Guidance Programs
13. The Computer as a Tool in Career Guidance Programs
14. Serving the Career Guidance Needs of the Economically Disadvantaged
15. Providing Career Counseling for Individuals with Handicapping Conditions
16. Career Development Programs and Practices in the Schools
17. Career Development and Placement Services in Postsecondary Institutions
18. Career Planning and Development in the Workplace
Part Four: Responding to Emerging Views of Work and Leisure
19. Changes in Work and Society, 1984-2004: Impact on Education, Training and Career Counseling
20. Problems of Work and Retirement for an Aging Population
21. Work and Leisure inthe Career Span
22. To Be in Work: On Furthering the Development of Careers and Career Development Specialists
23. Major TrAnds in Career Development Theory and Practice
Name IndexSbject Index

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