Cultivate Compassion through Affective Perspective Taking

Full Title
Cultivate Compassion through Affective Perspective Taking
Author
Weihua He D.Min.
Abstract
The hope of the researcher in the project was to help people cultivate compassion through affective perspective taking preconditioned by the practice of imaginative meditation on gospel accounts, the practice of the Jesus Prayer, and the practice of cognitive disputation technique. This research depended on the strategies for data analysis advised by grounded theory. The project did effectuate interpersonal and intrapersonal empathy. The problem studies was whether or not a program of affective perspective taking preconditioned by imaginative meditation, mindfulness practice, and cognitive disputation technique would effectuate the cultivation of compassion in the life of a group of dating or married Christians.
Degree Granting Institution
Country
United States
Degree Granted
Doctor of Ministry
Major
Community Spiritual Formation
Type of Work
D.Min. Project
Advisor
Keith Meyer
Language
English
Date
2019
Number of Pages
202
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