Accession Number : AD0282428

Title :   THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY AND VOCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Corporate Author : HARVARD UNIV CAMBRIDGE MASS

Personal Author(s) : WALSTON,ERNEST B.

Report Date : DEC 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The autobiography as a counseling aid in vocational development is studied. Its predictive efficiency is compared with test data which are known to be predictive of the college major. Results indicate that reference patterns developed from student autobiographies could be used with other tests as a predictive index of vocational development.

Descriptors :   *APTITUDE TESTS, *PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS, ANALYSIS, ATTITUDES(PSYCHOLOGY), EDUCATION, EFFECTIVENESS, PERSONALITY, STUDENTS, THEORY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE