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作者 Soyars, Sara Rebekah
書名 The relationship among personality and job effectiveness in pediatric summer camp counselors
國際標準書號 9781109706987
book jacket
說明 45 p
附註 Source: Masters Abstracts International, Volume: 48-04, page: 2516
Adviser: David McCord
Thesis (M.A.)--Western Carolina University, 2010
Pediatric summer camping is a comparatively recent development within the camping industry. These camps are designed to give chronically ill children, who are unlikely to be able to participate in a more traditional camping environment, a chance to experience what many children in American culture experience every summer. Every year a large population of young adults applies to work these seasonal positions, and the year around staff have the daunting task of selecting those young adults best suited for this unique and challenging position. Although many techniques are utilized, there is still a wide variance in the performance of the counselors. It is reasonable to assume that this variance could be accounted for by the personality of the individuals. The Five Factor Model of Personality has been used to explain variance in many different occupations. In the present study the Five Factor Model was compared to the effectiveness scores of counselors as reported by their supervisors
School code: 1373
Host Item Masters Abstracts International 48-04
主題 Physics, Astronomy and Astrophysics
Psychology, Personality
Recreation
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Alt Author Western Carolina University. Psychology
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