Flashcards in Empathy, Trust, & Cooperation Deck (7)
What is reciprocity?
When helping another individual benefits you (but not immediately).
What are two examples of reciprocity?
1. Chimps help partner get food—likely because they part of the same social group. 2. Capuchins reject unequal pay (cognitive self-other distinction).
What is empathy?
Capacity to understand or feel emotional state of another individual.
What are examples of emotional empathy? (3)
1. Yawn. 2. Contagion. 3. Consolation
What is needed for cognitive empathy?
What is an example of empathy?
Rats will open chamber for another rat quicker than they will for a favorite reward.