Videos About Empathy
Barack Obama and a New Spirit of Empathy - Rough Cut
Compiled from about 40 of Obama's speeches and interviews, etc. on the topic
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Michelle Obama on Empathy - Rough Cut 2
Compiled from 12 of Michelle Obama's speeches and interviews where she
talks about empathy.. B y
Ashoka Empathy 101 Playlist
A series of 21 short interview clips taped at the Ashoka Conference where they
asked people for tips about how to nurture empathy.
This excellent video explains the scientific and physiological basis of Empathy
Empathy and Mirror Neurons: PBS Nova
On Youtube pt1
On Youtube pt2
About Mirror Neurons
Mirror neurons as source of empathy,
Story of boy with Aspergers Syndrome ,
Interviews VS Ramachandra,
Image of cheerleaders in mirrored room
Neuroscientist Vilayanur Ramachandran
talks about Mirror Neurons.
German TV Programs on Empathy
Acting and Mirror Neurons
Mirror neurons as source of empathy and how it relates to acting.
A panel of scientists and actors talk about empathy from their
different points of view.
Developing Empathy Through Theatre
Acting and the arts as a way of deepening empathy.
See Several Excellent
Videos with Frans de Waal
A recent report from The Wall Street Journal’s Science
Journal columnist Robert Lee Hotz, on empathy in primates and other
animals (”Tracing the Origins of Human Empathy”).
(Yawning, mirroring, Frans de Wal, Kevin Ochsner, brain
studies, mirror neurons, identifying with certain close groups)
The Empathy Gene: Are We Really Born Good or Evil?
Paul Zak, PhD, discusses
the 'empathy' gene: oxytocin.
Talks about oxytocin related to empathy and Berkeley Study. Oxytocin Hormone makes people more generous.
People who have a gene variant have more receptors for oxytocin.
Women Genetically Programmed For Empathy
As part of the study, researchers used a test called " Reading
the Mind in Eyes" to determine which sex was better at making the
Fairness and Morality
Empathetic Mice May Open Door to Decoding Autism
Social, Cultural, Historical Overview of Empathy
Jeremy Rifkin The Empathic Civilization
George Lakoff on Empathy
UC Berkeley Linguist talks about Obama and his value of empathy. Also, how
empathy is the foundational value out of which caring, community,
equality, responsibility, justice, etc. flow.
- Empathy, Sotomayor, and
Democracy: The Conservative Stealth Strategy
social brain experiences empathy
Top experts in the field give video taped presentations at conference in U. of Chicago
Empathy Training for Physicians
"Research shows good communication between doctor
and patient is an essential part of a positive medical experience. Theater VCU
partnered with the VCU School of Medicine in a program that teaches doctors how
to effectively connect with their patients...."
Roots of Empathy - Learning for Life: Teaching your child empathy towards others
Roots of Empathy -
Babies teaching empathy
Katie Couric's Notebook: Nature Meets Nurture and Empathy
Brain and Creativity Institute at USC, Part of brain that controls
empathy and moral behavior grounded in this area.
Ruth Buczynski, PhD Interviews Rick Hanson, PhD about the evolution of the
brain and the development and neuroscience of empathy.
Author of Buddha's Brain gives whirlwind history of the evolutionary
development of empathy
Empathy and where it originates in thee brain?
how brain and nervous system evolved
development of relationship skills
bigger primate band the bigger
brain (cortex) gets larger for social skills and empathy
humans are the most social and loving animals
brain dedicated networks or circuits for empathy
1. simulates others actions
simulates others emotion
simulates others thoughts
theory of mind
of breakthroughs in brains science
thicken insula, by mediation, yoga, golf,
Empathy and Business
Harding & Yorke -
Linking Empathy with Profit