ERIC Number: EJ267139
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Empathy: A Factor in Antisocial Behavior.
Ellis, Philip L.
Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, v10 n1 p123-34 Mar 1982
The study attempted to clarify the role of empathy in the development of antisocial and aggressive delinquent behavior in 331 delinquents and 64 nondelinquent controls ages 12 to 18 years. The delinquents were found to be significantly delayed or arrested in the development of empathy. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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