Topic: Emotional intelligence-concepts, and their utilities and application in administration and governance.
6) Establish the co-relation between Ethics and Emotional Intelligence.(250 words)
Ethics by Lexicon publications
Why this question:
The question is based on the concept of emotional intelligence.
Key demand of the question:
Explain in detail the concept of EI and in what way it is correlated to ethics.
Structure of the answer:
Define EI -It is the capability of individuals to recognize their own emotions and those of others, discern between different feelings and label them appropriately, use emotional information to guide thinking.
Explain the following in the answer body –
What is EI? Significance of EI in one’s life.
Emotional intelligence is generally said to include at least three skills: emotional awareness, or the ability to identify and name one’s own emotions; the ability to harness those emotions and apply them to tasks like thinking and problem solving; and the ability to manage emotions, which includes both regulating one’s own emotions when necessary and helping others to do the same.
Discuss how good EI highlights good ethical understanding and sound morals.
In what way the two are related – one can best explain it using suitable examples.
Conclude by reasserting significance of the EI.