ERIC Number: EJ294466
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Understanding Empathy: Integrating Counselng, Developmental, and Social Psychology Perspectives.
Gladstein, Gerald A.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v30 n4 p467-82 Oct 1983
Analyzed social, developmental, and counseling psychology literature to gain insight into the confusion regarding definition and measurement of empathy. Discussed four proposals for understanding empathy with no clear-cut conclusion regarding the role of empathy in producing positive outcomes. (LLL)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: This article was presented as part of a symposium at the meeting of the American Pscyhological Association (Los Angeles, CA, August 25, 1981).