청소년의 다문화경험이 공감능력에 미치는 영향: 다문화수용성과 문화적 공감의 매개효과를 중심으로

The Effects of Multicultural Experience on Empathy in Adolescents: Focused on Mediating Effect of Multicultural Acceptance and Cultural Empathy

  • 투고 : 2017.02.27
  • 심사 : 2017.04.20
  • 발행 : 2017.04.28


본 연구에서는 청소년의 다문화경험, 다문화수용성, 문화적 공감과 공감능력의 관계를 살펴보고, 다문화경험이 어떤 경로를 통해 공감능력에 영향을 미치는지 밝힘과 동시에 다문화수용성 및 문화적공감이 간접효과를 가지는지를 파악하고자 하였다. 이를 위해 선행연구를 바탕으로 연구모형을 설정하고, 청소년 266명을 대상으로 자료를 수집하고 분석하였다. 연구결과, 주요 변수들 간에는 서로 정적 상관관계를 가지고 있었으며, 청소년의 다문화경험은 다문화수용성과 문화적 공감을 매개하는 경로를 통하여 공감능력에 영향을 미치는 것으로 나타났다. 따라서 문화수용성 및 문화적 공감을 향상할 수 있는 프로그램을 개발하고, 그 제공방식에 있어서도 차별성을 두고, 지속적이고 단계적으로 실시될 필요가 있음을 제언하였다.


청소년;다문화경험;다문화수용성;문화적 공감;공감능력


연구 과제 주관 기관 : 한국연구재단


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