Psycho-social Career Meta-capacities

Dynamics of contemporary career development

Editors: Coetzee, Melinde (Ed.)

  • Introduces a coherent perspective on the self-regulatory career meta-capacities needed for successful career development
  • Allows an in-depth view of the most recent research trends on the critical psycho-social constructs in career development, adaptability, employability and wellbeing
  • Offers new perspectives of career constructs and measures for career counseling and contemporary career guidance
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About this book

This book introduces a coherent perspective on the self-regulatory career meta-capacities that individuals, as career agents, need to successfully manage their career development in a boundaryless occupational world. Enriched by empirical data and case studies by subject specialists in the fields, it serves as a cutting-edge benchmark for specialists, professionals and post-graduate students in the careers field to study. This book allows an in-depth view of the most recent research trends on the critical psycho-social constructs influencing the adaptation, adaptivity, adaptability and employability of individuals in a turbulent, uncertain and chaotic work world. In addition, it offers the practising professional new perspectives of career constructs and measures to consider in career counseling and guidance for the contemporary career.

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  • Employability and Self-Regulation in Contemporary Careers

    van der Heijde, Claudia M.

    Pages 7-17

  • Using Protean Career Attitude to Facilitate a Positive Approach to Unemployment

    Waters, Lea (et al.)

    Pages 19-33

  • Personality and Psycho-Social Employability Attributes as Meta-capacities for Sustained Employability

    Potgieter, Ingrid L.

    Pages 35-54

  • Adaptability in Action: Using Personality, Interest, and Values Data to Help Clients Increase Their Emotional, Social, and Cognitive Career Meta-capacities

    Stauffer, Sarah D. (et al.)

    Pages 55-73

  • Constructing Career Identity Through Systemic Thinking

    McMahon, Mary

    Pages 75-86

Buy this book

eBook $99.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-00645-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $129.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-00644-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $129.00
price for USA
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: October 13, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-319-34315-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Psycho-social Career Meta-capacities
Book Subtitle
Dynamics of contemporary career development
Editors
  • Melinde Coetzee
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-00645-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-00645-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-00644-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-34315-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXII, 336
Number of Illustrations and Tables
12 b/w illustrations
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