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  • Is religion making our kids less altruitic?


    November 10, 2015

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    How children get the Christmas spirit.

    The Wall Street Journal

    December 24, 2014

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    Brain waves predict which kids will share.


    December 19, 2014

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    New frontiers in social neuroscience.

    The Wall Street Journal

    April 23, 2013

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    L'altruisme éclairé par un séisme.

    Le Monde

    February 13, 2013

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    How disasters and trauma can affect children's empathy.

    Time Magazine

    January 22, 2013

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    Research shows the brain quickly determines intent of harmful actions.

    Chicago Tribune

    January 16, 2013

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  • Unshakable humanity: Altruism and disaster.

    The Huffington Post

    January 15, 2013

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    The University of the Free State

    South Africa, starts lecture series on reconcilliation and empathy.

    Feb 28, 2012

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    L'altruismo non è solo umano

    Corriere Della Sera

    Dec 11, 2011

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    Becoming compassionately numb.

    The New York Times

    Oct 1, 2011

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    Moral responses change as people age.

    National Science Foundation

    Jun 2, 2011

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    Why doctors should be more empathetic-but not too much more.

    Scientific American

    Apr 26, 2011

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