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?
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The way to lead a joyful life is not to pursue happiness for ourselves, argues Christine Carter, but to pursue it for others
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