9780205366170

Career Information, Career Counseling, and Career Development

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  • ISBN13:

    9780205366170

  • ISBN10:

    0205366171

  • Edition: 8th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1/1/2007
  • Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
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Summary

This new edition of Career Information, Career Counseling, and Career Development contains a stronger emphasis on technology and cross-cultural issues to assist readers more effectively in today's world. As in previous editions, career development theory, career information, career counseling practice, and career development programming are all covered in extensive detail. The book carefully describes the process of finding and securing jobs in an electronic era and presents readers with the trends that are shaping the workplace today-and those that will continue to influence their careers over the next decade. For career counselors or those involved in professional development.

Table of Contents

PART 1 Foundations of Career Development
Introduction to Career Information, Career Counseling, and Career Development
1(19)
Theories of Career Choice and Development
20(42)
Factors Influencing Workers and Their Careers
62(30)
PART 2 Career Counseling, Appraisal, and Clients with Special Needs
Career Counseling: Traditional and Online Approaches
92(34)
Testing and Assessment in Career Development
126(35)
Client Groups with Special Needs
161(30)
PART 3 Career Development Practices
Finding and Organizing Career and Labor Market Information
191(40)
Using Technology: The Internet and Computer-Assisted Career Guidance Systems (CACGS)
231(26)
Preparing for Work
257(26)
Job Placement, Outplacement, and the Job-Search Process
283(23)
PART 4 Organizing Career Development Programs
Systematic Career Development Programming in Elementary and Middle Schools
306(29)
Career Development Programs in High Schools
335(27)
Career Development in Four-Year and Community Colleges and Vocational-Technical Schools
362(20)
PART 5 Understanding the World of Work
Occupational Structure Today and Tomorrow
382(14)
Classifying Occupations
396(31)
PART 6 Special Settings and Future Possibilities
Career Development in Business and Industry
427(20)
Career Counselors in Private Practice
447(16)
Trends and Issues in Career Information, Career Counseling, and Career Development Programming
463

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