The essays that we have written this semester are very instrumental in the learning process. Each of them brought a new dimension that enriched my skills. The personal essay made me reflect on empathy, which has its origin from my family background. On the other hand, I was able to learn a number of analytical skills through the analysis of the.
A major difference between sympathy and empathy is how long each has been around. Compared to sympathy, which first appeared in English in the 16th century, empathy is a relatively new coinage, one originating from a relatively young science: psychology. By empathy, one organism is aware at once that another organism is aware of an object. An.