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Contents Contributors Preface Beverley Fehr, Susan Sprecher, and Lynn G. Underwood Part I Definitions, Theory and Measurement 1 Compassionate Love: A Framework for Research Lynn G. Underwood 2 Compassionate Love: Conceptual, Measurement, and Relational Issues Beverley Fehr and Susan Sprecher 3 Measuring Prosocial Behavior, Altruism, and Compassionate Love on US Television Stacy L. Smith, Sandi W. Smith, Katherine M. Pieper, Edward Downs, Jina H. Yoo, Becka Bowden, Amber Ferris, and Matthew C. Butler Part II The Sociodemographics of Compassionate Love 4 Love and Caring in the United States: Trends and Correlates of Empathy, Altruism, and Related Constructs Tom W. Smith 5 Compassionate Motivation and Compassionate Acts across the Adult Life Course: Evidence from US National Studies Nadine F. Marks and Jieun Song Part III Compassionate Love in Close Relationships 6 Empathy and Compassionate Love in Early Childhood: Development and Family Influence Brenda L. Volling, Amy M. Kolak, and Denise E. Kennedy 7 Compassionate Love in Early Marriage Lisa A. Neff and Benjamin R. Karney Part IV Compassionate Love for Non-Close Others 8 A Behavioral Systems Perspective on Compassionate Love Mario Mikulincer, Phillip R. Shaver, and Omri Gillath 9 Compassionate Acts: Motivations for and Correlates of Volunteerism among Older Adults Allen M. Omoto, Anna M. Malsch, and Jorge A. Barraza 10 Compassionate Love for Individuals in Other Social Groups Salena Brody, Stephen C. Wright, Arthur Aron, and Tracy McLaughlin-Volpe Part V Compassionate Love in Health Care and other Caregiving Contexts 11 Compassionate Family Caregiving in the Light and Shadow of Death Linda J. Roberts, Meg Wise, and Lori L. DuBenske 12 Compassionate Clinicians: Exemplary Care in Hospital Settings David R. Graber and Maralynne D. Mitcham 13 Caregiving in Sociocultural Context Norman D. Giesbrecht Part VI Compassionate Love in an Intercultural Context 14 Testing Aspects of Compassionate Love in a Sample of Indonesian Adolescents Julie Vaughan, Nancy Eisenberg, Doran C. French, Urip Purwono, Telie A. Suryanti, and Sri Pidada Part VII Commentary 15 Compassionate Love: Concluding Reflections Daniel Perlman and Rozzana S nchez Aragón Index
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