Publication details

Srovnání vybraných osobnostních charakteristik zaměstnaných a nezaměstnaných lidí

Title in English The comparison of selected personality characteristics of employed and unemployed people
Authors

ŠMAJSOVÁ BUCHTOVÁ Božena FIĽO Petr

Type Article in Periodical
Magazine / Source Acta Universitatis Agriculturae et Silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Economics and Administration

Citation
Web http://acta.mendelu.cz/pdf/actaun201058060111.pdf
Doi http://dx.doi.org/10.11118/actaun201058060111
Field Psychology
Keywords unemployment; need for achievement; action versus state orientation; Sense of coherence; social support
Description The aim of this paper is to present results of the research focused on the examination of differences of selected psychological characteristics between a group of 144 employed people and a group of 121 unemployed people. The following personality characteristics were measured and compared: action versus state orientation (behaviour control (resp. behaviour regulation) after the experience of failure and in the processes of decision-making and behaviour planning), perseverance in the conception of Sense of coherence and social support.