Sunday, August 25, 2013

Human brains are hardwired for empathy, friendship

"Perhaps one of the most defining features of humanity is our capacity for empathy -- the ability to put ourselves in others' shoes. A new study strongly suggests that we are hardwired to empathize because we closely associate people who are close to us -- friends, spouses, lovers -- with our very selves. "


Human brains are hardwired for empathy, friendship