AGENCY OF RELEVANCE
Some scientists believe societies are losing their
empathy from the numbing of media. Others say that
social media and new technologies that enable people
to experience new perspectives are improving empathy.
As crises such as immigration, terrorist attacks, and
natural disasters continue, survival will require more
empathetic behavior. Expect Empathy to be at the heart
of media, education, and research in 2016.
Do you believe this controversial
diagnosis is a real condition?
How does technology affect your
health? What are the real
consequences of our being so
dependent on it? Have you ever
tried digital detox? What did you
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