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Empathy

An individual's objective and insightful awareness of the feelings and behavior of another person. It should be distinguished from sympathy, which is… 
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Review
2009
Review
2009
  • T. Singer, C. Lamm
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 3177819
The phenomenon of empathy entails the ability to share the affective experiences of others. In recent years social neuroscience… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
Empathy accounts for the naturally occurring subjective experience of similarity between the feelings expressed by self and… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Our ability to have an experience of another's pain is characteristic of empathy. Using functional imaging, we assessed brain… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
Empathy is an essential part of normal social functioning, yet there are precious few instruments for measuring individual… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
"The Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
Empathy and Moral Development represents the life’s work of Professor Hoffman, integrating over 30 years of research with… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
There is disagreement in the literature about the exact nature of the phenomenon of empathy. There are emotional, cognitive, and… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
This multidimensional approach brings together cognitive, sociobiological and behavioural perspectives providing students with a… 
Review
1987
Review
1987
In a prior review involving a meta-analysis (Underwood & Moore, 1982), no relation between affective empathy and prosocial… 
Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
  • R. Hogan
  • Journal of consulting and clinical psychology
  • 1969
  • Corpus ID: 43095743
The concept of empathy—the intellectual or imaginative apprehension of another's condition or state of mind— is central for…