- What is empathy? What is compassion? When have you felt empathy and/or compassion for something or someone? What provoked this feeling in you? Did you do anything as a result?
Kwame Anthony Appiah discusses some factors that create conditions for prejudice or tolerance in a society.
Binna Kandola delivers a talk as part of the Day of Learning “Reimagining Self and Other.”
Jennifer Gutsell gives a talk as part of the Day of Learning “Reimagining Self and Other.”
Michael Inzlicht gives a talk as part of the Day of Learning “Reimagning Self and Other.”
Dennis Barr is the Director of Program Evaluation at Facing History and Ourselves, as well as a psychologist. He is a Lecturer of Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. He was the principal investigator for the Carnegie Corporation of New York-funded research entitled, Intergroup relations among youth: a study of the impact and processes of Facing History and Ourselves. The Ostracism Case Study emerged from this project. Barr has published articles based on his research on social and ethical development and risk taking behavior in adolescents.