empathy: Simulated empathy data

Description Usage Format Details References

Description

This simulated dataset, based on Van Lissa et al., 2014, contains six annual assessments of adolescents' mean scores on the empathic concern and perspective taking subscales of the Interpersonal Reactivity Index (Davis, 1983). The first measurement wave occurred when adolescents were, on average, 13 years old, and the last one when they were 18 years old.

Usage

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Format

A data frame with 467 rows and 13 variables.

Details

ec1 numeric Mean score of empathic concern in wave 1
ec2 numeric Mean score of empathic concern in wave 2
ec3 numeric Mean score of empathic concern in wave 3
ec4 numeric Mean score of empathic concern in wave 4
ec5 numeric Mean score of empathic concern in wave 5
ec6 numeric Mean score of empathic concern in wave 6
pt1 numeric Mean score of perspective taking in wave 1
pt2 numeric Mean score of perspective taking in wave 2
pt3 numeric Mean score of perspective taking in wave 3
pt4 numeric Mean score of perspective taking in wave 4
pt5 numeric Mean score of perspective taking in wave 5
pt6 numeric Mean score of perspective taking in wave 6
sex factor Adolescent sex; M = male, F = female.

References

Van Lissa, C. J., Hawk, S. T., Branje, S. J., Koot, H. M., Van Lier, P. A., & Meeus, W. H. (2014). Divergence Between Adolescent and Parental Perceptions of Conflict in Relationship to Adolescent Empathy Development. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, (Journal Article), 1–14. DOI:10.1007/s10964-014-0152-5


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