America ranks in top 10 in empathy

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America ranks in top 10 in empathy

#1  Postby the_5th_ape » Oct 16, 2016 7:00 am

A first-of-its-kind study that ranks nations by empathy puts the United States at No. 7, behind countries ranging from Peru to Korea to Saudi Arabia. While a top 10 finish isn't bad, the lead author of the study notes that the psychological states of Americans have been changing in recent decades -- leading to a larger focus on the individual and less on others. ... 150930.htm
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#2  Postby I'm With Stupid » Oct 16, 2016 4:35 pm

Is it just me or did that article not actually define empathy once in the whole article or mention what they actually measured?
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#3  Postby laklak » Oct 17, 2016 5:43 pm

I'd be a lot more empathetic if most people weren't such whining bitches.
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#4  Postby Scot Dutchy » Oct 17, 2016 6:03 pm

What a load of crap. Saudi Arabia? FFS
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