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|Title:||Action-state orientation and the theory of planned behavior: A study of job search in China|
|Authors:||Song, Z. |
Theory of planned behavior
|Source:||Song, Z., Wanberg, C., Niu, X., Xie, Y. (2006). Action-state orientation and the theory of planned behavior: A study of job search in China. Journal of Vocational Behavior 68 (3) : 490-503. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvb.2005.11.001|
|Abstract:||Job search is an important element of people's careers and is especially critical for unemployed individuals. The current study surveyed a sample of 328 unemployed job seekers in China to test hypotheses related to the theory of planned behavior and action-state orientation theory. Results of the three-wave longitudinal study demonstrated that the theory of planned behavior was effective in modeling job-search intention and job-search intensity. Action-state orientation moderated the relationship between attitude and intention, as well as the relationship between intention and intensity. The current study sheds light on the motivational and self-regulatory process of job search and reemployment for Chinese unemployed job seekers. © 2005 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.|
|Source Title:||Journal of Vocational Behavior|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
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