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By Mohammadreza Hojat

ISBN-10: 3319276247

ISBN-13: 9783319276243

ISBN-10: 3319276255

ISBN-13: 9783319276250

In this thorough revision, updating, and growth of his nice 2007 publication, Empathy in sufferer Care, Professor Hojat deals we all in healthcare schooling an uplifting magnum opus that's absolute to enormously improve how we conceptualize, degree, and educate the relevant specialist advantage of empathy. Hojat’s new Empathy in healthiness Professions schooling and sufferer Care presents scholars and execs throughout healthcare with the main scientifically rigorous, conceptually brilliant, and entire assertion ever produced proving as soon as and for all what we know intuitively – empathy is therapeutic either in the event you obtain it and in case you supply it. This publication is stuffed with nice technology, nice philosophizing, and nice ‘how to’ ways to schooling. each pupil and practitioner in healthcare at the present time may still learn this and preserve it by means of the bedside in an enduring position of honor.
Stephen G publish, Ph.D., Professor of Preventive medication, and Founding Director of the heart for clinical Humanities, Compassionate Care, and Bioethics, tuition of drugs, Stony Brook college
Dr. Hojat has supplied, during this new version, a definitive source for the evolving zone of empathy examine and schooling. For these engaged in scientific scholar or resident schooling and particularly for these devoted to efforts to enhance the sufferer event, this publication is a treasure trove of basic paintings within the box of empathy.
Leonard H. Calabrese, D.O., Professor of medication, Cleveland health facility Lerner collage of medication of Case Western Reserve University
The newest version of Empathy in overall healthiness Professions schooling and sufferer Care grounds the scientific paintings of empathic worrying within the newly well-known contributions of mind imagery and social cognitive neuroscience. in addition, it updates the amassing empirical proof for the medical results of empathy that has been facilitated through the common use of the Jefferson Scale of Empathy, a generative contribution to medical learn by way of this book’s writer. moreover, the publication is so coherently based that every bankruptcy contributes to an total realizing of empathy, whereas additionally masking its topic so good that it may well stand by myself. This makes Empathy in wellbeing and fitness Professions schooling and sufferer Care a superb selection for clinicians, scholars, educators and researchers.
Herbert Adler, M.D., Ph.D. medical Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior,Sidney Kimmel clinical collage at Thomas Jefferson University
It is my enterprise trust that empathy as outlined and assessed by means of Dr. Hojat in his seminal booklet has a ways attaining implications for different components of human interplay together with company, administration, govt, economics, and foreign relations.
Amir H. Mehryar, Ph.D., Emeritus Professor of Behavioral Sciences and inhabitants experiences, Institute for study and coaching in administration and making plans, Tehran, Iran

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All of these colleagues made valuable comments to improve the chapters they reviewed, but I take full responsibility for any possible shortcomings in the text. Kaye Maxwell has played a major role in the development of computerized testing services and compiling the User’s Guide for the Jefferson Scale of Empathy (see Chap. 7), and preparing computerized reports for the scale. I am also grateful to Dorissa Bolinski for her valuable help in editorial polishing of the text. Shira Carroll helped me in proofreading, checking for consistencies in citations in the text and reference list and for stylistic corrections to conform with the APA publication guidelines.

413 Author Index ................................................................................................... 415 Subject Index ................................................................................................... 441 Part I Empathy in Human Relationships Chapter 1 Descriptions and Conceptualization To be one in heart is enchanting, more than to be one in tongue. —Rumi (Persian mystical poet and philosopher, 1207–1273 AD) Abstract • Empathy, a translation of the German word Einfühlung, has been described as an elusive and slippery concept with a long history marked by ambiguity and controversy.

Psychosocial Correlates of Empathy ........................................................ Prosocial Behaviors............................................................................... Personal Qualities ................................................................................. Empathy and Age ...................................................................................... Choice of a Career .................................................................................... Studies with Medical Students ..............................................................

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