The roles of family, culture, and social cognitive variables in the career interests and goals of Asian American college students.

@article{Hui2018TheRO,
  title={The roles of family, culture, and social cognitive variables in the career interests and goals of Asian American college students.},
  author={Kayi Hui and Robert W. Lent},
  journal={Journal of counseling psychology},
  year={2018},
  volume={65 1},
  pages={
          98-109
        }
}
Although family and cultural factors have been assumed to play important roles in the career development of Asian Americans, theory-driven research on this topic remains limited. We examined culturally relevant factors that may contribute to Asian Americans' consideration of fields in which they are overrepresented (e.g., science, technology, engineering) and underrepresented (e.g., education, social science). Drawing from social cognitive career theory, a culture-specific, social cognitive… CONTINUE READING

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