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ERIC Number: EJ560517
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-1066-4807
Empathy: The Essence of Marriage and Family Therapy?
Giblin, Paul
Family Journal: Counseling and Therapy for Couples and Families, v4 n3 p229-35 Jul 1996
Explores multiple understandings of empathy: as affective resonance, as cognitive understanding and perspective taking, as action and cognizance, and as imagination. Offers definitions of, and obstacles to, empathy. Focuses on systemic empathy, gender empathy, and ethnic empathy. Discusses perspective taking in marriage and describes techniques for fostering empathy. (RJM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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