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What Vulnerability Looks Like to Psychopaths, Monks and the Rest of Us

Kare Anderson | Posted 11.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Kare Anderson

Ironically, both psychopaths and Tibetan monks detect deep emotions that are invisible to others. Psychopaths are much better at recognizing "those telltale signs in the gait of traumatized assault victims," notes The Wisdom of Psychopaths author, Kevin Dutton.

The Science Of Compassion: A Conversation With Professor David DeSteno

Rabbi Geoffrey A. Mitelman | Posted 06.12.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Geoffrey A. Mitelman

Compassion, like all emotions, is a feeling state that serves as an engine for action. Once we feel an emotion, it increases the likelihood that we'll engage in certain behaviors.