Summary: Emotional Intelligence (EQ) is defined as the ability to identify, assess, and control one’s own emotions, the emotions of others, and that of groups.
Originators: Many, including Howard Gardner (1983) and Daniel Goleman (1995), in a popular 1995 book entitled Emotional Intelligence and his recent book, Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More than IQ. Several other models and definitions have also been proposed.
Key Terms: conceptual elaboration sequence, theoretical elaboration sequence, simplifying conditions sequence
Emotional Intelligence (Goleman). In Learning Theories. Retrieved from URL: http://www.learning-theories.com/emotional-intelligence-goleman.html