Permanent URL to this publication: http://dx.doi.org/10.5167/uzh-62047
Proyer, Rene T; Sidler, Nicole; Weber, Marco; Ruch, Willibald (2012). A multi-method approach to studying the relationship between character strengths and vocational interests in adolescents. International Journal for Educational and Vocational Guidance, 12(2):141-157.
PDF - Registered users only
View at publisher
The relationship between character strengths and vocational interests was tested. In an online study, 197 thirteen to eighteen year-olds completed a questionnaire measuring character strengths and a multi-method measure for interests (questionnaire, nonverbal test, and objective personality tests). The main findings were that intellectual strengths yielded primarily relations with investiga- tive and artistic interests. Social interests demonstrated relations with strengths of transcendence and other-directed strengths and enterprising interests with leadership strengths. The implications of the findings for practice are highlighted.
6 downloads since deposited on 02 May 2012
1 download since 12 months
|Item Type:||Journal Article, refereed, original work|
|Communities & Collections:||06 Faculty of Arts > Institute of Psychology|
|Dewey Decimal Classification:||150 Psychology|
|Deposited On:||02 May 2012 12:57|
|Last Modified:||05 Apr 2016 15:47|
Users (please log in): suggest update or correction for this item
Repository Staff Only: item control page