Dan Zahavi
University of Copenhagen
Anthony Vincent Fernandez
Kent State University
Is it possible to train empathy? We suggest a new way, based on insights from phenomenology.
Keywords Phenomenology  Empathy  Empathy Training  Nursing  Health Care
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