Research in Educational and Vocational Guidance in the Nordic Countries: Current Trends

Plant, Peter; Christiansen, one Lønne; Lovén, Anders; Vilhjálmsdóttir, Gudbjörg; Vuorinen, Raimo
May 2003
International Journal for Educational & Vocational Guidance;2003, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p101
Academic Journal
The Nordic countries have followed slightly different, yet complementary paths in terms of research in guidance. The balance between studies in guidance based on sociology, psychology, and even ethnology varies according to the research focus and tradition in each of the Nordic countries. This article covers main Nordic guidance research issues with characteristic examples from the various countries under the headings of Structures, Contents, and Values.


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