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Becoming Compassionate

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Becoming Compassionate

The Origins and Development of Empathic Concern

by Carolyn Zahn-Waxler

This pioneering psychologist-scientist in the study of child development concludes that nature needs nurture to nourish our inherent capacities for humane behavior.


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Publication Date:
December 2006 - February 2007
Length:
4 pages
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