Are You at Risk for “Empathy Myopia”?

2019 DEBUT Are You at Risk for “Empathy Myopia”?
Book Author(s) Ezra Claytan Daniels
Publisher Independent
Book List Price 5
All-Ages Appropriate No
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Why do some of us feel more empathy for neglected dogs than black victims of police brutality? How can someone claim to cherish the Sanctity of Life, yet excuse child deaths at border detention centers as collateral damage? Are You at Risk for Empathy Myopia considers the idea that we subconsciously force our experiences into moral narratives to satisfy an evolutionary desire for order. But if we believe everything happens for a reason, what happens when our reasoning is flawed?