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Empathy : from bench to bedside

Empathy : from bench to bedside (Loan 6 times)

Material type
Personal Author
Decety, Jean.
Title Statement
Empathy : from bench to bedside / edited by Jean Decety.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Cambridge, Mass. :   MIT Press,   c2012.  
Physical Medium
ix, 324 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Statement
Social neuroscience series
9780262016612 0262016613 9780262525954 (pbk.)
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Empathy. Neurosciences. Social psychology.
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Contents information

Table of Contents

Introduction: Why Is Empathy So Important?	p. vii
Philosophical and Anthropological Perspectives on Empathy	p. 1
Empathy without Isomorphism: A Phenomenological Account	p. 3
Empathy, Evolution, and Human Nature	p. 21
The Contribution of Social Psychology	p. 39
The Empathy-Altruism Hypothesis: Issues and Implications	p. 41
It''s More than Skin Deep: Empathy and Helping Behavior across Social Groups	p. 55
Empathy Is Not Always as Personal as You May Think: The Use of Stereotypes in Empathic Accuracy	p. 73
Evolutionary Roots of Empathy	p. 85
Empathy in Primates and Other Mammals	p. 87
The Development of Empathy	p. 107
Nature and Forms of Empathy in the First Years of Life	p. 109
Social-Cognitive Contributors to Young Children''s Empathic and Prosocial Behavior	p. 131
Relations of Empathy-Related Responding to Children''s and Adolescents'' Social Competence	p. 147
The Neuroscience of Empathy and Caring	p. 165
How Children Develop Empathy: The Contribution of Developmental Affective Neuroscience	p. 167
Empathy and Compassion: A Cognitive Neuroscience Perspective	p. 191
The Cognitive Neuroscience of Sharing and Understanding Others'' Emotions	p. 207
Empathy in Clinical Practice	p. 227
Clinical Empathy in Medical Care	p. 229
The Costs of Empathy among Health Professionals	p. 245
The Empathic Response in Clinical Practice: Antecedents and Consequences	p. 263
The Paradox of Teaching Empathy in Medical Education	p. 275
Empathy and Neuroscience: A Psychoanalytic Perspective	p. 291
Contributors	p. 303
Author Index	p. 305
Subject Index	p. 319
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