ERIC Number: EJ458970
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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On Technical Eclecticism.
Lazarus, Arnold A.; Beutler, Larry E.
Journal of Counseling and Development, v71 n4 p381-85 Mar-Apr 1993
Underscores differences among unsystematic eclecticism, theoretical integrationism, and technical eclecticism. Present brief case history to demonstrate how and why combination of theories and smorgasbord conception of eclecticism yields clinical confusion rather than therapeutic precision. Explains why atheoretical or mechanistic procedures must be replaced by specific types of theories. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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