Kozo Hattori interviewed researchers and spiritual leaders about how to raise compassionate boys. This is what he discovered.
Tag: Gender Roles
Tag: Gender Roles
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Research has found that boys can connect emotionally with others at a very deep level—we just have to make it safe for them to do so.
Articles: What Makes a Compassionate Man?By Kozo Hattori | April 1, 2014
What does it take to foster compassion in men? To find out, Kozo Hattori interviewed scientific and spiritual experts.
Research Digest Items/Studies: Men Become More Helpful as They Age
A study suggests that a single word can compel us to help others.
A review of Is There Anything Good about Men?: How Cultures Flourish by Exploiting Men.
Articles: Gender and TouchBy Jason Marsh | October 18, 2010
When it comes to touch, do men and women speak the same language?
Articles: The Heroine with 1,000 FacesBy Lisa Bennett | March 1, 2008
We tend to think of the hero as a man in a dramatic situation, running into a burning building to save someone. But what does the heroism of women look like?
New studies are suggesting that music can be more powerful than medication.
True happiness and satisfaction are found in balance, says Christine Carter, not in the unyielding pursuit of an impossible ideal.
The best way to win the drug war might not be police or prisons, argues Johann Hari. Instead, we should strive to reduce feelings of isolation.
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