Essay on Intervention Studies of Forgiveness: A Meta Analysis

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Journal Article Review: Intervention Studies on Forgiveness: A Meta-Analysis
Summary
The motivation and tendency of people to forgive others remains an important topic of discussion. In today’s society most people at some period have experienced feeling of un forgiveness towards friend, or relatives. “Forgiveness was defined as the ability to relinquish of resentment towards others” (Baskin & Enright, 2004, p. 80).
The purpose of this paper is to examine current research on forgiveness, by conducting a Meta-Analysis multiple studies on forgiveness. By conducting Meta-Analysis a latest research, will provide guidance for the configuration and expansion for future research on forgiveness.
“Earlier research proposed that people who
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Journal Article Review: Intervention Studies on Forgiveness: A Meta-Analysis
Summary
The motivation and tendency of people to forgive others remains an important topic of discussion. In today’s society most people at some period have experienced feeling of un forgiveness towards friend, or relatives. “Forgiveness was defined as the ability to relinquish of resentment towards others” (Baskin & Enright, 2004, p. 80).
The purpose of this paper is to examine current research on forgiveness, by conducting a Meta-Analysis multiple studies on forgiveness. By conducting Meta-Analysis a latest research, will provide guidance for the configuration and expansion for future research on forgiveness.
“Earlier research proposed that people who have been treated unfair or have emotional problems could benefit from forgiving” (Baskin and Enright, 2004, p.79).
This research examined three theories on forgiveness intervention. First, Baskin and Enright, (2004, p.82) separate the study group into three classifications rather evaluate the entire category of studies on forgiveness into one group. Second, Baskin and Enright, (2004, p.82) categorized difference and compared decision-based verses process -based amongst previous research.
Third, Baskin and Enright, (2004, p.82) “examined how effective forgiveness therapy within a counseling session”. Baskin and Enright, (2004, p. 79) hypothesized forgiveness therapy is effective in clinical and counseling sessions for intervention.
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