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Novels & Human Rights Part 5: Mechanics of Reading and Empathy

In planning my paper, it was important to me that I find out if my thesis was plausible in the real world. Surely someone had studied empathy, and/or the real-life effects of reading? Yes! Science FTW! (More info/previous posts here.) English professor Suzanne Keen’s Empathy and the Novel summarizes the major research to 2007. Researchers don’t…… Continue reading Novels & Human Rights Part 5: Mechanics of Reading and Empathy