THE AGE OF EMPATHY: Nature's Lessons for a Kinder Society

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

What other primates can teach us about human nature.Addressing the question of whether it is possible to "combine a thriving economy with a humane society," zoologist de Waal (Psychology/Emory Univ.; Our Inner Ape, 2005, etc.) answers with a resounding yes, turning the tables on economists like Milton Friedman, who justify cutthroat competition based on the notion of survival-of-the-fittest. The ... Read full review

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Review: The Age of Empathy: Nature's Lessons for a Kinder Society

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The "Us v Them" mentality burned in the core of humanity by eons of evolution will never go away. This has been made abundantly clear, in the not too distant past, by the bringing down of the twin ... Read full review

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