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The War for Kindness

Building Empathy in a Fractured World

Jamil Zaki

"In this masterpiece, Jamil Zaki weaves together the very latest science with stories that will stay in your heart forever."--Angela Duckworth, author of GritEmpathy is in short supply. We struggle to understand people who aren't like us, but find it easy to hate them. Studies show that we are less caring than we were even thirty years ago. In 2006...
Publish Date
June 4
Goodreads rating
Apr 13, 2019
Jamil Zaki's wonderful new book, The War for Kindness, shows that empathy isn't a fixed trait — it's something we can, and must, develop and nurture.      source
Dec 27, 2018
19 New Leadership Books to Read in 2019. Great list from @AdamMGrant, especially The War for Kindness:"Jamil Zaki is one of the bright lights in psychology, and in this gripping book he shows that kindness is not a sign of weakness but a source of strength"      source