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em′pa·thet′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.empathetic - showing empathy or ready comprehension of others' states; "a sensitive and empathetic school counselor"
sympathetic - expressing or feeling or resulting from sympathy or compassion or friendly fellow feelings; disposed toward; "sympathetic to the students' cause"; "a sympathetic observer"; "a sympathetic gesture"


Cognizant of and comprehending the needs, feelings, problems, and views of others:
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Empathy Quotient or EQ, a brief self-report measure of empathy developed by University of Cambridge scientists, demonstrated that some of us are more empathetic than others, and that women, on average, are slightly more empathetic than men.
She first describes the historical background of empathy and the key role of a whole-school empathetic approach in the early childhood classroom, then explores affective and cognitive empathy, the effects of emotional contagion, and creating a culture of cognitive empathy, and the development of theory of mind and how to test children for it.
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A significant omission--though probably not a crippling one--is that none of the criteria even implies corporate philanthropy, which to me at least is a major measure of how empathetic a company might be.
She was empathetic and one of talented her Photography Amy The statement read: "Following a chapel service dedicated to the victims, their families and all those affected by the London disaster, Chaplain Rev Horner paid tribute to 24-year-old Khadija, who was an Arnold Foundation pupil at the school six years ago.
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UnSelfie: Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in Our All-About-Me World (2016), by Michele Borba, New York, NY: Touchstone
This collection of essays by two world-renowned writers of Tibetan-Chinese relations offers powerful, empathetic, and analytical Insight into the economic, environmental, cultural, and political concerns of contemporary Tibet.
As a theoretical starting point in my reading of Fugitive Pieces, I I urn to the psychoanalytical theory of testimony and post memorv--especial lv the works of Dori Laub and Marianne H rsc11--to examine how testimony in association with empathetic identification can help sustain life after massive trauma.
Parker Hannifin, with the cooperation of Vanderbilt University created an exoskeleton with one primary goal in mind: to create a useful, well-designed, user-friendly, empathetic product that would improve the lives of its users.