I Cry, Therefore I Am | How's Your Family Really Doing? | Scoop.it

Shedding tears of emotion was vital for human evolution and the rise of cultures.  Surveys estimate that 85 percent of women and 73 percent of men report feeling better after shedding tears.  Crying as an embodiment of empathy is, I maintain, unique to humans and has played an essential role in human evolution and the development of human cultures.

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