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Joan Halifax: Compassion and the true meaning of empathy

http://www.ted.com Buddhist roshi Joan Halifax works with people at the last stage of life (in hospice and on death row). She shares what she's learned about...
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Compassion and Empathy

"How you meet what you see is determined by who you think you are and the level of wisdom that you have gained, how deep your understanding dwells inside the...
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His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama: Peace Through Compassion

In the remotest parts of Tibet, the American Himalayan Foundation has been working quietly as a lifeline for people who have no one else. Over a dozen years ...
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Krista Tippett: Reconnecting with compassion

http://www.ted.com The term "compassion" -- typically reserved for the saintly or the sappy -- has fallen out of touch with reality. At a special TEDPrize@UN...
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Roman Krznaric - The Six Habits of Highly Empathic People

Cultural historian and author of 'Wonderbox: Curious Histories of How to Live' Roman Krznaric reveals how the art of empathy can not only enrich one's own li...
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The topic of compassion is not at all religious business; it is important to know it is human business, it is a question of human survival.

The topic of compassion is not at all religious business; it is important to know it is human business, it is a question of human survival. | Compassion | Scoop.it
― Dalai Lama XIV ("The topic of compassion is not at all religious business; it is important to know it is human..." http://t.co/y5oj3jH4Iu)
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Brené Brown Talks to The Shriver Report: The Power of Shame on Women Living on the Brink

Brené Brown Talks to The Shriver Report: The Power of Shame on Women Living on the Brink | Compassion | Scoop.it
As part of our series on A Woman's Nation Pushes Back from the Brink in Partnership with Center for American Progress, I wanted to ask Brené how shame and vulnerability impact, and perhaps compound, the issues that are a part of financial insecurity...
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Empathy: lots of lessons but no final words | openDemocracy

Empathy: lots of lessons but no final words | openDemocracy | Compassion | Scoop.it

What can we learn from two weeks of debate?  Empathy must be used to correct injustice, not simply to understand it or feel its associated pain. This is the final article in our series on empathy and transformation...


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So, is empathy a revolution in the making, a passing fad or somewhere in between? Over the last ten days strong arguments have been made from all three sides. Mary Gordon says that empathy lies at the heart of democracy - it’s the fuel that drives the actions of citizens away from self-interest. If you can take on the perspectives of other people and understand what they are feeling, then you're much more likely to care about them, work together and do less harm.

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What Is Empathy? | DailyGood

What Is Empathy? | DailyGood | Compassion | Scoop.it
The term empathy is used to describe a wide range of experiences. Emotion researchers generally define empathy as the ability to sense other people (What Is Empathy?: "The term "empathy" is used to describe a wide range of experiences.
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The Great Compassion | Kouyanet

The Great Compassion | Kouyanet | Compassion | Scoop.it
An older generation are committed to global mission, while younger people are committed to global compassion. This is according to John Stevens of the FIEC who was speaking at the recent Global Connections Conference.
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PsycNET - Display Record

Our new study on female psychopathy, empathy and startle #psychopathy #gender http://t.co/IVuPKi3MYo
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How Practicing Empathy Makes You A Better Person

How Practicing Empathy Makes You A Better Person | Compassion | Scoop.it
Here's why empathy is the most important skill that you should be practicing to be a happier and better person.
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Compassion and Kinship: Fr Gregory Boyle at TEDxConejo 2012

Father Gregory Boyle, founder and executive director of Homeboy Industries, is an acknowledged expert on gangs, intervention and re-entry and today serves on...
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Karla Mclaren on Empaths and Empathy: The Language of Emotion

http://CultureOfEmpathy.com The Center for Building a Culture of Empathy - A portal for empathy and compassion related resources; art, articles, definitions,...
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The Science of Compassion: Origins, Measures, and Interventions - Barbara Fredrickson, Ph.D.

The Science of Compassion: Origins, Measures, and Interventions, which took place July 19th to 22nd in Telluride Colorado, was the first large-scale internat...
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01-Carl Rogers on Empathy

Part 1 - Carl Rogers's 1974 lecture on empathy. Full Lecture: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iMi7uY83z-U&feature=share&list=PL9w3l7GkGUr1yxU4s2PiggyCbOO3XfpR...
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Kindness Starts With Me - Advancing Compassion Project - Love is ...

Kindness Starts With Me - Advancing Compassion Project - Love is ... | Compassion | Scoop.it
Advancing Compassion Project is helping to launch an innovative program that could serve as a model for elementary schools, helping students to think about kindness in their own lives, and use it to help build a better world.
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USCCB Blog: The United Nations: Caring for Children or Caring for ...

USCCB Blog: The United Nations: Caring for Children or Caring for ... | Compassion | Scoop.it
The United Nations: Caring for Children or Caring for Culture Warriors. By Sister Mary Ann Walsh Sexual abuse of a minor is a sin and a crime and no organization can become complacent about addressing it.
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Welcome to 2014, The Year of Empathy - 1to1 Media

Welcome to 2014, The Year of Empathy - 1to1 Media | Compassion | Scoop.it
Welcome to 2014, The Year of Empathy 1to1 Media The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines "empathy" as "the ability to imagine oneself in another's place and understand the other's feelings, desires, ideas, and actions." While people may want to be...
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The Empathy Way Teacher's Manual: Anne Paris, Marian Brickner: 9781495401930: Amazon.com: Books

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6 Ways to Bring More Compassion into Your Life - Purpose Fairy

6 Ways to Bring More Compassion into Your Life - Purpose Fairy | Compassion | Scoop.it
“We can reject everything else: religion, ideology, all received wisdom. But we cannot escape the necessity of love and compassion…. This, then, is my true religion, my simple faith. In this sense, there is no need for temple or ...
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How Reading Literature Cultivates Empathy

How Reading Literature Cultivates Empathy | Compassion | Scoop.it
"Nearly a quarter of American adults did not read a single book in the past year." I was eating an apple when I read this this and I gasped and the apple piece got stuck and I ran around trying to fi (New!
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Greater Good: The Science of a Meaningful Life

Greater Good: The Science of a Meaningful Life | Compassion | Scoop.it
Based at UC Berkeley, Greater Good reports on groundbreaking research into the roots of compassion, happiness, and altruism. (What Is Empathy?
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