Addressing Social and Ecological Degradation through Education
Chapter 3. Empathy
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Empathy is a necessary prerequisite for altruism and compassion, therefore, the roots of human morality can be traced through our biology to the evolution of our species. We are, by nature, moral creatures. (Hastings, Zahn-Waxler, & McShane, 2006, p. 504)
Evolutionary Examination of Empathy and Morality
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