Resources for Researchers

Career Development in Adolescence

Myers, K., & Mounts, N.S. (2004). Searching for the self: An identity control theory approach to triggers of occupational exploration. Paper presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore.

Rich, G. and Schmidt, J.A. (1994). Hispanic student identity and career development. Poster presented at the biennial meetings of the Society for Research on Adolescence.  San Diego, February.

Schmidt, J.A. (1995). Preparing for the world of work: Knowledge and attitudes about work among Hispanic and Caucasian adolescents. Paper presented at the annual meetings of the American Educational Research Association. San Francisco, March.
 
Schmidt, J.A. (1995). Perceptions of work: A comparison of Caucasian and Hispanic adolescents. Poster presented at the biennial meetings of the Society for Research on Child Development. Indianapolis, February

Schmidt, J.A. (1996). “Workers” and “players”: Perceptions and participation of adolescents in work and play.”  Poster presented at the biennial meetings of the Society for Research on Adolescence. Boston, March.

Schmidt, J.A. (1997). “Workers” and “players”: Exploring involvement levels and experience of adolescents in work and play. Paper presented at the annual meetings of the American Educational Research Association. Chicago, March.

Schmidt, J.A. (1994). Adolescent perceptions of the devaluation of the work experience and the autonomy of work. Paper presented in the symposium "Methodologies for Workplace Ethnographies: Tales from the Field."  Paper presented at the annual meetings of the American Educational Research Association. New Orleans, March.

Schmidt, J.A., Schneider, B., and Hoogstra, L. (2002). Emerging occupational identity: The influence of family.   Paper presented at the annual meetings of the American Educational Research Association. New Orleans; March.

Schmidt, J.A. and Wolfe, R.N. (1998).  Preparing for careers in technology: Course preparedness, time allocation, and daily experience of American adolescents. Paper presented at the biennial meeting of the European Association for Research on Adolescence. Budapest, June.

Schneider, B., Schmidt, J., and Song, L. (1994). Adolescent self-esteem and salience:  Influence of gender and perceptions of work. Paper presented at the annual meetings of the American Educational Research Association. New Orleans; March.