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A Developmental Study of the Mediating Effects of Locus of Control on Career Maturity [microform] / Hollie Thomas, B. and Jack Carpenter
Bib ID 5313462
Format BookBook, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
Author
Thomas, Hollie, B
 
Online Versions
Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1976 
9 p. 
Summary

This study was designed to study the effect of locus of control on the career maturity of a cross-section of age groups. The effects of race and sex were also studied. The Career Development Responsibility Scale (Thomas, l974), the Career Maturity Inventory Attitude Scale (Crites, 1973), and a measure of socioeconomic status were employed to collect the data. The latter variable was used as a covariable. The analysis of covariance produced significant main effects for race and locus of control. The mean maturity score was significantly greater for whites. Externals were significantly less mature in their career attitudes. (Author)

Notes

ERIC Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the National Council on Measurement in Education (San Francisco, California, April l976).

Educational level discussed: Secondary Education.

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18: https://eric.ed.gov/

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Age Groups.  |  Analysis of Covariance.  |  Attitude Measures.  |  Career Development.  |  Locus of Control.  |  Maturity Tests.  |  Racial Differences.  |  Secondary Education.  |  Sex Differences.  |  Socioeconomic Status.  |  Test Reliability.  |  Vocational Maturity.  |  Career Development Responsibility Scale (Thomas) Career Maturity Inventory
Form/genre Reports, Research.
Other authors/contributors Carpenter, Jack, author
Available From ERIC 
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