«Young Specialist» as a Category of Modern Sociological Analysis

  • Kateryna Chuchylina Kharkiv Humanitarian University "People's Ukrainian Academy"
Keywords: young specialist, labor market, career, professional socialization


The concept of «young specialist» as a category of modern sociological analysis in permanently transforming society is analyzed in the article. Author explored different approaches to the definition in terms of professional, social, and professional and labor characteristics. The notion of «young specialist», as a student or graduate of any professional institution, proceed to the professional activity in their specialty, and having practical experience and work experience in the chosen specialty of not more than one year. The analysis showed that in modern society, the definition shifts its focus and opens up new possibilities for the study of young professionals.


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