Professional Identity: The Concept and Formation

Alkhidir, Abbas (2021) Professional Identity: The Concept and Formation. Business Educator: Working Paper Series of the Centre for Management Learning and Business Education, 1. pp. 79-89.

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In spite of the frequent use of the term Professional Identity, it is hardly differentiated from other related concepts such as work attitudes, professional behaviour and professionalism.
Accordingly, this paper will represent an attempt to: (1) identify different definitions and attempt/ to conceptualise the terms, (2) to explore how professional identity is shaped by work attitudes, behaviour and beliefs etc. (3) to examine the formation of professional identity in relation to personal, social and cultural influences.

Item Type: Article
Divisions: Faculty of Business, Law and Tourism > School of Business
Depositing User: Leah Maughan
Date Deposited: 16 Jun 2021 09:11
Last Modified: 16 Jun 2021 09:30

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