Empathy: An Unspoken Ethical Issue for Neutrals
Journal of Alternative Dispute Resolution in Employment, Vol. 2, No. 2, p. 4, Summer 2000
4 Pages Posted: 9 Sep 2011
Date Written: 2000
The author examines the reluctance of ethics code drafters to legislate empathy as a mandated mediator skill, arguing that the omission can be traced to a number of flawed assumptions about conflict resolution.
Keywords: mediation, ethics, empathy, alternative dispute resolution
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