Publication details [#56350]

Cameron, Lynne and Irene Bruna Seu. 2012. Landscapes of empathy: spatial scenarios, metaphors and metonymies in responses to distant suffering. Text & Talk 32 (3) : 281–305.
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De Gruyter


This study reviews focus group data on responses to human rights abuses, to examine how participants' local social and physical world experiences affect empathy with distant suffering others and how the latter could be enhanced.