Empathy
(1,395 words)

Abstract: Empathy is both a technical term used in a range of scientific and clinical fields and a common term used in everyday discourse. In popular usage empathy refers to the ability to understand …

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Daniel Siegel, “Empathy”, in: Vocabulary for the Study of Religion, General Editors Robert A. Segal, Kocku Von Stuckrad. Consulted online on 18 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004249707_vsr_COM_00000292>
First published online: 2016



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