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  • Journal title : Journal of dental hygiene science
  • Volume 15, Issue 4,  2015, pp.518-526
  • Publisher : the Korean Society of Dental Hygiene science
  • DOI : 10.17135/jdhs.2015.15.4.518
 Title & Authors
The Relationship between Self-Esteem and Employment, Appearance of University Students in Some Regions
Jeon, Min-Ji; Jung, Sang-Eun; Cho, Sun-Hwa; Han, Eun-Ji; Hyeon, Ji-Woo; Kim, Seol-Hee;
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The purpose of this study was to relationship between self-esteem and employment, appearance. This survey was performed on 483 of university students in some regions. The research was performed using a self-reported questionnaire. Self-esteem was higher in the first, fourth grade and college of military science & police administration, college of medical science. Job-seeking stress was higher in the fourth grade and college of global business adminstration, college of medical engineering. Job preparation behavior was higher in the fourth grade and college of rehabilitation & welfare education. Interest in appearance & appearance management behavior was higher in the female, fourth grade, college of global business adminstration. Higher self-esteem group showed significant interactive effects between the job preparation behavior, appearance management behavior. Job-seeking stress has also been investigated as a much higher employment preparation behavior. In conclusion, increasing the self-esteem of education in the college will be able to raise the employment.
Appearance;Job preparation behavior;Job-seeking stress;Self-esteem;
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