This session presents important findings from CCARE’s research on the “neural, genetic and behavioral mechanisms associated with compassion, altruism and other pro-social emotions.” The panel explores the evolutionary origins of mammalian nurturing as well as neuropsychological and neuroeconomic models of compassion.
The Dalai Lama at Stanford:
Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education at Stanford (CCARE):
Dalai Lama Home:
Charter for Compassion:
Stanford University Channel on YouTube: