Pathological Altruism - Oakley, Barbara (Editor), and Knafo, Ariel (Editor), and Madhavan, Guruprasad (Editor)

The benefits of altruism and empathy are obvious. These qualities are so highly regarded and embedded in both secular and religious societies that it seems almost heretical to suggest they can cause harm. Like most good things, however, altruism can be distorted or taken to an unhealthy extreme. Pathological Altruism presents a number of new, ...

Pathological Altruism 2011, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199738571