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Explorations and comparisons of actual, ideal, and ought forgiveness definitions

a Q-methodological study

by Tammy Stewart Atkinson

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Published by Brock University, Dept. of Psychology in St. Catharines, Ont .
Written in English

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  • Forgiveness -- Psychological aspects.

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    Statementby Tammy Stewart Atkinson.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination147 leaves.
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23359194M

    Four Steps to Forgiveness A powerful way to change your life for the better. The Four Steps to Forgiveness offers you a quick and easy way to start forgiving. It can lead to deep and profound changes in your life. Its power is in its simplicity, so just start using it and you will see for yourself. Forgiveness breaks the cycle. It enables us to let go of our grievances, and the pain associated with past events. Forgiveness can release us from a life time of pain and liberate us from continuing to carry the burdens of the past. Forgiveness restores us to peace, freeing us to move forward in our life. The idea of forgiveness is not new.

    Before moving on to the empathy map below, first create a “persona,” or a clear character representation of your actual self, your ideal self, and your “ought” self (Kos, n.d.). In order to create this persona, you will need to thoroughly analyze who you are, who you want to become, and what the social expectations connected to your. Yet even after decades of sustained empirical enquiry, psychologists remain divided about how forgiveness ought to be defined. The “major issue characterizing this new science of forgiveness”, Everett Worthington writes, “has been how forgiveness ought to be defined” ( 3). Some psychologists forward interpersonal models of forgiveness.

    Actual definition, existing in act or fact; real: an actual case of heroism; actual expenses. See more.   This video explores the phenomenon of forgiveness. Here is a table of contents for the material in this video: - Times when we shouldn't forgive - .


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Explorations and comparisons of actual, ideal, and ought forgiveness definitions by Tammy Stewart Atkinson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Explorations and comparisons of actual, ideal, and ought forgiveness definitions: a Q-methodological study / By Tammy Stewart. Atkinson. Abstract. Numerous definitions of forgiveness have been proposed in the literature (e.g. North, ; Enright, Freedman & Rique, ), most ofwhich are based on religious or philosophical notions, rather Author: Tammy Stewart.

Atkinson. : Forgiveness and Truth: Explorations in Contemporary Theology (Society for the Study of Theology/Explorations in Contemporary Theology Series) (): McFadyen, Alistair: Books. Forgiveness: Definitions, Perspectives, Contexts and Correlates This theoretical exploration will help researchers and practitioners to posit and address the concept forgiveness with its full Author: Lijo KJ.

• Forgiveness is not so much a word spoken, an action performed, ideal a feeling felt as it is an embodied way of life in an ever-deepening friendship with the Triune God and others. As such, a Christian account of forgiveness ought not simply or even primarily be focused on the absolution of guilt; rather, it ought to be focused on the reconciliation of brokenness, the restoration of communion – with File Size: KB.

Forgiveness can lead to psychological healing, yes; but, in its essence, it is not something about you or done for you. It is something you extend toward another person, because you recognize, over time, that it is the best response to the situation.

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SELF-DISCREPANCY THEORY you); and (c) the ought self, which is your representation of the attributes that someone (yourself or another) believes you should or ought to possess (i.e., a representation of someone's sense of your duty, obligations, or responsibilities).

It is administered in two parts, the fmt involving the respondent's own standpoint and the second involving the standpoints of the respondent's significant others (e.g., mother, father).

On the first page of the questionnaire, the actual, ideal, and ought self-states are defined (as described earlier). Hence, a difference may exist between a person’s ideal self and actual experience.

This is called incongruence. Where a person’s ideal self and actual experience are consistent or very similar, a state of congruence exists.

Rarely, if ever, does a total state of congruence exist; all people experience a certain amount of incongruence. Tory Higgins defined the relation between these various selves - actual, ideal and ought - in his self-discrepancy ideal and ought selves are our "guides" or standards that we use to.

Forgiveness: A Philosophical Exploration. is a masterful treatment of a central issue in moral philosophy. Well-written, penetrating, and rich in details, this book discusses a number of related topics including interpersonal forgiveness, political apology, pardon, and civic reconciliation.

His books include “Forgiveness: a Philosophical Exploration” () and “Adam Smith and the Virtues of Enlightenment” (). He is currently co-editing a book with David Konstan on ancient Greek, Roman, Christian, and Judaic notions of forgiveness.

My current philosophical interests are centered around the metaphysics of moral responsibility. This forces me to deal with the assumed underlying epistemic and control conditions.

It also forces me to consider blame; when one is worthy of it (blameworthiness), how we normally ascribe it (active blame), and how we move from blame and holding one.

FORGIVEN AND FORGIVING – Study Questions. William Countryman is an Episcopal priest and Professor of New Testament at the Church Divinity School of the Pacific, Berkeley, California.

Keen and provocative in his teaching, he nurtures growth in his classroom by sowing seeds of thought and wonder. Forgiveness means pardoning an offender and letting go of anger, resentment, and thoughts of revenge.

It does not mean condoning a wrong, minimizing it, or pretending that it did not happen. Rather, forgiveness is a well-thought-out personal choice that reflects a loving commitment to peace and to building or maintaining a good relationship with the other person.

The Philosophy of Forgiveness is multi-dimensional and complex. As recent scholarly philosophical works on forgiveness illustrate, incorporating personal, relational, political, ethical, psychological, and religious dimensions into one consistent conception of “forgiveness” is : Court D.

Lewis. Psychologists generally define forgiveness as a conscious, deliberate decision to release feelings of resentment or vengeance toward a person or group who has harmed you, regardless of whether they actually deserve your forgiveness. Just as important as defining what forgiveness is, though, is understanding what forgiveness is not.

Start studying Positive Psychology Ch Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. My own published work on definitions of forgiveness and related concepts can be found in Joseph Liechty, “Putting Forgiveness in Its Place: An Account of the Dynamics of Reconciliation,” in Explorations in Reconciliation: New Directions in Theology, edited by David Tombs and Joseph Liechty (Aldershot, England: Ashgate, ),and.

A good place to start is with Frederic Luskin, director of the Stanford University Forgiveness Projects. He offers a nine‐step process for letting go of hurt, helplessness, and anger while increasing confidence, hope, and happiness.

2 Forgiveness Ancient and Modern Another vast territory stretches between them and Bishop Butler’s influential eighteenth-century account, examined in the second section of this chapter.

I doubt that there existed a single view about our topics during that long period – Christian “forgiveness” too has an interesting conceptual history.viii Contents 3 Imperfect Forgiveness [i] Ideal and Non-ideal Forgiveness: An Inclusive or Exclusive Relation?

[ii] Third-Party Forgiveness [iii] Unilateral Forgiveness: The Dead and the Unrepentant [iii.a] Forgiving the Dead [iii.b] Forgiving the Unrepentant [iv] Self-Forgiveness [iv.a] For Injuries to Others [iv.b] For Injuries to Oneself This book explores forgiveness in interpersonal relationships, family relationships, the individual and society relationship, and international relations through the eyes of philosophers and educators as well as a psychologist, police chief-turned-minister, law professor.