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ERIC Number: EJ622718
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0748-9633
Ethnic Diversity and the Use of Humor in Counseling: Appropriate or Inappropriate?
Maples, Mary Finn; Dupey, Peggy; Torres-Rivera, Edil; Phan, Loan T.; Vereen, Linwood; Garrett, Michael Tlanusta
Journal of Counseling & Development, v79 n1 p53-60 Win 2001
Discusses the use of humor in the counseling process and the potential difficulties when working with a client from a different culture. Explores the available literature and offers contributions on the subject from four ethnically diverse perspectives. Presents a general approach based on existential theory along with five general conditions to ascertain the appropriate use of humor. (Contains 38 references.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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