The Ability Model of Emotional Intelligence: Principles and Updates (2016)

The Ability Model of Emotional Intelligence

I did my Psychology degree dissertation on the perception of emotions in music back in 2007. As part of this I researched Emotional Intelligence and the work of Salovey and Mayer – the more academic and better researched ideas around emotional intelligence than pop-psych book by Goleman. Having rekindled my interest in Emotional Intelligence as part of the FeelSchool project, it’s been interesting seeing how Salovey and Mayer have updated their model in this 2016 journal article.

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