This is my summary of: Russell, J. A. (2003). Core affect and the psychological construction of emotion. Psychological review, 110(1), 145. In it Russel proposes a framework to talk about emotion at the psychological level, and aims at avoiding folk psychological concepts in his approach. Continue reading
This is my summary of: Ickes, W. (1993). Empathic accuracy. Journal of personality, 61(4), 587-610. In it Ickes describes a method of measuring empathy in a manner that goes beyond self-report and goes into the details of several findings that were produced with it.