What is empathy?

Empathy is identification with and understanding of another's situation, feelings, and motives

is this right , if you think you could add anything else then please do so, maybe your ideas could be useful for me.

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 85
  1. Empathy: the intellectual identification with or vicarious experiencing of the feelings, thoughts, or attitudes of another.

    So yes, you're right. :)

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
    posted by lamiya
  2. thank u :-)

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
    posted by Rebecca

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. teachers aide classroom management techniques

    what personal characteristics do the best classroom managers have? (a)congruence,acceptance,reliability,empathy (b)compassion,acceptance,responsibility,empathy (c)compatibility,acceptance,reliability,empathy

    asked by susue on August 25, 2011
  2. Preschool question

    For many children,the development of imagination affects the development of which? empathy,intellect,literacy, or parallel play skills Is the right answer empathy?

    asked by Anonymous on November 7, 2007
  3. English

    Write the derivative. _____with other people's problem is a sign of kindness. (empathy) Choices: Empathy, Empathize, Empathetic, or Empathizing. answer: Empathizing

    asked by Kimmy on April 15, 2017
  4. Social studies

    I am doing an essay on Empathy and the enemies of empathy. While I have mentioned, ethnocentrism and racism along with sexism as enemies and given examples. I would like to include classism but need a current example for classism.

    asked by Noreen on April 9, 2015
  5. Preschool Question--Pleae Help!

    I asked this question a few days ago- and several tutors said there is no one correct answer. There has to be one answer better,because I can only mark one answer. For many children,the development of their imagination affects the

    asked by Anonymous on November 12, 2007
  6. health

    choose a tv show that you enjoy and use the chart to emanine how the characters show empathy toward one another.which actions show compassion?which one don't?once you've completed the chart,pick one sence from the episode and

    asked by odalys on March 24, 2011
  7. classroom management techniques

    14. Which of the following is part of the strategy of modifying behavior? A. Analyze the behavior that needs changing. B. Inform the student that he or she needs to change his or her behavior. C. Ignore students who demonstrate a

    asked by beth on May 15, 2011
  8. science

    One defining idea about empathy is that some aspect of it occurs automatically; people effortlessly mimic others' movements and actions, including facial expressions. Evidence that this aspect of empathy may be biologically innate

    asked by alaina on February 28, 2019
  9. Health/PE

    1. Which is the best example of a win-win situation? A) One side gets what it wants. B) Both sides get what they want, but one gets more. C) Equal needs for each sides are met.

    asked by Please check my answers? on December 13, 2018
  10. psychology

    Could you name me a psychologist who studied empathy?

    asked by R on May 8, 2009

More Similar Questions