[ noun ] (theater) acting a particular role (as in psychotherapy)
Used in print(Raymond J. Corsini et al., Roleplaying in Business...)
Analysis in roleplaying is usually done for the purpose of understanding strong and weak_points of an individual or as a process to eliminate weak_parts and strengthen good_parts .
Up to this point stress has been placed on roleplaying in_terms_of individuals .
Roleplaying can be done for quite a different purpose : to evaluate procedures , regardless of individuals .
For_example : a sales presentation can be analyzed and evaluated through roleplaying .
Let us now put some flesh_on_the_theoretical_bones we have assembled by giving illustrations of roleplaying used for evaluation and analysis .