Born for Love: Why Empathy Is Essential & Endangered by Bruce D. Perry
English | Apr. 5, 2011 | ISBN: 0061656798 | 384 Pages | PDF | 0.3MB
"Bruce Perry is both a world-class creative scientist & a compassionate therapist." -Mary Pipher
, author of Reviving Ophelia Born for Love is th e definitive book on empathy. Renowned psychiatrist Bruce Perry has appeared on Oprah, CNN, National Public Radios All Things Considered, & other programs as an expert in this hot area of neuroscience, & has been cited as such in Newsweek, the New York Times, & The New Yorker (in a story written by Malcolm Gladwell). He & co-writer Maia Szalavitz explore empathys startling importance in human evolution & its significance for our children & our society. The authors of The Boy Who was Raised as a Dog present a powerful case that love is essential...& endangered.