Search for dissertations about: "Empathy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 82 swedish dissertations containing the word Empathy.

  1. 1. Ethnocultural Empathy Measurement, psychometric properties, and differences between students in health care education programmes

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Chato Rasoal; Elinor Edvardsson Stiwne; Stephan Hau; Chrsitina Cliffordson; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Ethnocultural empathy; factor analysis; health care; and culture; Etnokulturell empati; faktor analys; hälsovård; och kultur; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to investigate empathy for persons from ethnical groups different than one’s own, an ability called ethnocultural empathy. A scale measuring ethnocultural empathy was translated and validated for a Swedish context and tested in a student sample, a majority of which were healthcare students. Three studies were performed. READ MORE

  2. 2. Assessing empathy : Measurement characteristics and interviewer effects

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis

    Author : Christina Cliffordson; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik; Pedagogik; Pedagogics;

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  3. 3. Empathy and emotions on the notion of empathy as emotional sharing

    University dissertation from Umeå : Filosofi och lingvistik

    Author : Peter Nilsson; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Philosophy; Filosofi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen; Practical Philosophy; praktisk filosofi;

    Abstract : The topic of this study is a notion of empathy that is common in philosophy and in the behavioral sciences. It is here referred to as ‘the notion of empathy as emotional sharing’, and it is characterized in terms of three ideas. READ MORE

  4. 4. Empathy and Emotions : On the Notion of Empathy as Emotional Sharing

    University dissertation from Umeå : Department of Philosophy and Linguistics, Umeå University

    Author : Peter Nilsson; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES;

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  5. 5. Emotional Empathy, Facial Reactions, and Facial Feedback

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Per Andréasson; Ulf Dimberg; Gunilla Bohlin; Örjan Sundin; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Emotional empathy; facial feedback; facial expression; emotion; empathy; mirror neurons; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Abstract : The human face has a fascinating capability to express emotions. The facial feedback hypothesis suggests that the human face not only expresses emotions but is also able to send feedback to the brain and modulate the ongoing emotional experience. READ MORE