Variables affecting the creativity of people unemployed

  • Tomás Izquierdo-Rus University of Murcia
  • Olivia López-Martínez Universidad de Murcia
Keywords: unemployment, creativity, mediating variables, job placement


In this article is evaluating the relationship between the level of creativity and variables which affect unemployment such as age, gender and period of unemployment. The creativity were explored using a sample consisted on 140 unemployed people. The results derived by application of different statistical analysis, using quantitative methodology of descriptive character, indicated that the studied mediating variables do not show any significant incidence in the creativity of people unemployed. The influence of mediating variables in the creativity of the unemployed is discussed. The work concludes with proposals for intervention and future research in the area.


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Author Biographies

Tomás Izquierdo-Rus, University of Murcia
Doctor  por la Universidad de Granada, en el Departamento de Psicología Evolutiva. Actualmente es Profesor Doctor e Investigador del Departamento de Métodos de Investigación de la Universidad de Murcia. Es autor y coautor de diversas publicaciones sobre Psicología Social del Desempleo. Sus líneas de investigación guardan relación con el estudio de las repercursiones psicosociales del desempleo en grupos desfavorecidos y su abordaje desde la Psicología Social.
Olivia López-Martínez, Universidad de Murcia
Departamento de Psicología Evolutiva y de la Educación. Universidad de Murcia, Campus Universitario de Espinardo s/n. 30100 Murcia (España).
How to Cite
Izquierdo-Rus, T., & López-Martínez, O. (1). Variables affecting the creativity of people unemployed. Anales De Psicología / Annals of Psychology, 29(1), 103-107.
Clinical and Health Psychology