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New book on the science of selflessness has implications for mentoring

The Surprising Science of Selflessness by Elizabeth Svoboda Review by SID PERKINS Stories of heroes are all over the news: First responders and even concerned passersby put themselves in harm’s way to help others, going against every instinct for self-preservation. What could explain such selfless acts? Even Charles Darwin struggled to understand the evolutionary upside of […]