ERIC Number: EJ243602
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Publication Date: 1981
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Experiential Empathy: A Theory of a Felt-Level Experience.
Corcoran, Kevin J.
Journal of Humanistic Psychology, v21 n1 p29-38 Win 1981
Accurate empathy is presented in terms of the previous theoretical and operational definitions, and a new theoretical view of experiential empathy is described. Support for the theory of experiential empathy is found in the research on meditation. A model for developing empathy as a felt-level experience is proposed. (Author)
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