This study focuses on personal development literature in Turkey and aims to analyze academic articles on personal development using a meta-thematic method. Personal development means to take one’s potential to the next level. Personal development has become an important concept and practice in the recent years and has comprehensive, multi-dimensional, and interdisciplinary characteristics. Such a study carried out in Turkey, is considered to be important in terms of creating a profile regarding the scientific characteristics of the personal development phenomenon and its appearance within Turkey. This study was carried out using national databases and indices. The study sample was composed of databases such as Google Scholar, Dergipark, Asos Index, Sobiad and the Ulakbim Index. The academic articles obtained from these databases used for this qualitative study were analyzed with the meta-analytic method. The study results were discussed according to certain themes and estimations regarding the personal development literature in Turkey and all details were included in the results section of this study. The study was completed with a general discussion of the results and recommendations for future studies.
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|APA||Gürel, E , Özşenler, S . (2021). TÜRKİYE’DE KİŞİSEL GELİŞİM YAZINI: META-TEMATİK BİR ANALİZ . Elektronik Sosyal Bilimler Dergisi , 20 (78) , 1096-1116 . DOI: 10.17755/esosder.762032|