Tag: Perspective Taking

 

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Articles: What Happens in a Child’s Brain When They Learn to Empathize?

By Summer Allen | May 3, 2017

A new study explores what brain changes happen when children start to think about other people’s thoughts.

 

Articles: What’s the Best Strategy for Empathy?

By Summer Allen | April 10, 2017

According to a new study, we overestimate how well we can read emotions in other people's faces.

 

Articles: Should We Always Look for Silver Linings?

By Kira M. Newman | December 13, 2016

According to a new study, changing your perspective may be helpful in some situations—but not others.

 

Articles: Sleep Before You Bicker

By Amie M. Gordon | September 17, 2013

Spoiling for a fight with your partner? Before you start, think about how well you or your partner slept the previous night.

 

Articles: Our Children, Our Strangers

By Jeremy Adam Smith | December 3, 2012

A new book explores extreme differences between parents and children—and in so doing, reveals how we can all find empathy, resilience, and meaning in life's most difficult experiences.

 

Articles: Six Habits of Highly Empathic People

By Roman Krznaric | November 27, 2012

We can cultivate empathy throughout our lives, says Roman Krznaric—and use it as a radical force for social transformation.

 
V.S. Ramachandran

Articles: Do Mirror Neurons Give Us Empathy?

By Jason Marsh | March 29, 2012

Neuroscientist V.S. Ramachandran explains what mirror neurons tell us—and what they don't—about empathy and other skills.

 

Articles: The Limits of David Brooks’ “Limits of Empathy”

By Jason Marsh | October 4, 2011

Does empathy lead to altruism? The New York Times columnist gets it wrong.

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: Are Toddlers Capable of Empathy?

 

Articles: Can Empathy Reduce Racism?

By Alex Dixon | July 21, 2011

A new study suggests we can keep our prejudices in check by trying to see the world through someone else's eyes.

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: Two Kinds of Empathy

 

Articles: A Prescription for Stress Reduction

By Gregg Sparkman | June 24, 2010

Can mindfulness prevent doctors from burning out?

 

Articles: Thinking Way Outside the Box

By Joy Suzanne Grazer | November 6, 2009

 

Articles: A Different View

By Alfie Kohn | March 1, 2005

How we can help children see the world from another perspective.

 

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