Tag Archives: Empathy

“I Care for You”, Says the Autistic Moral Brain

[Source: ┬áMedical News Today] A new study disproves a common stereotype about autism. “Autistic people are cold and feel no empathy.” True? It is a pervasive stereotype, but when analyzed through the lens of science, reality turns out to be … Continue reading

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The Association Between Empathy, Neurohormones and Aggression

[Source: ┬áMedical News Today] Empathy is typically seen as eliciting warmth and compassion – a generally positive state that makes people do good things to others. However, empathy may also motivate aggression on behalf of the vulnerable other. Researchers at … Continue reading

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