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The Age of Empathy
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Frans de Waal
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-22 - Publisher: Crown

In this thought-provoking book, the acclaimed author of Our Inner Ape examines how empathy comes naturally to a great variety of animals, including humans. Are we our brothers' keepers? Do we have an instinct for compassion? Or are we, as is often assumed, only on earth to serve our own
The Age of Empathy
Language: en
Pages: 291
Authors: Frans de Waal, Frans B. M. Waal
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Three Rivers Press

From an internationally renowned authority on primatology and psychology comes a fascinating investigation of empathy in both humans and animals.
Resisting Injustice and the Feminist Ethics of Care in the Age of Obama
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: David A.J. Richards
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-05 - Publisher: Routledge

David A. J. Richards’s Resisting Injustice and The Feminist Ethics of Care in The Age of Obama: "Suddenly,...All The Truth Was Coming Out" builds on his and Carol Gilligan’s The Deepening Darkness to examine the roots of the resistance movements of the 1960s, the political psychology behind contemporary conservatism, and
The Moral Dimensions of Empathy
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: J. Oxley
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-02 - Publisher: Springer

Does empathy help us to be moral? The author argues that empathy is often instrumental to meeting the demands of morality as defined by various ethical theories. This multi-faceted work links psychological research on empathy with ethical theory and contemporary trends in moral education.
The Age of Sharing
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Nicholas A. John
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-01 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Sharing is central to how we live today: it is what we do online; it is a model of economic behaviour; and it is also a type of therapeutic talk. Sharing embodies positive values such as empathy, communication, fairness, openness and equality. The Age of Sharing shows how and when