Relation between humor and empathic concern.

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A series of studies have shown that humor is associated with close interpersonal relationships and effective in reducing stress, which in turn enhances empathy. Therefore, it was hypothesized that humor and empathic concern would be positively correlated. The Empathic Concern subscale of the Empathy Questionnaire, the Coping Humor Scale, the… (More)

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@article{Hampes2001RelationBH, title={Relation between humor and empathic concern.}, author={William P. Hampes}, journal={Psychological reports}, year={2001}, volume={88 1}, pages={241-4} }