‘When It Comes to Empathy, Don’t Always Trust Your Gut – Systematic reasoning appears to beat intuition for recognizing emotions in others, study says’, http://www.newswise.com/articles/when-it-comes-to-empathy-don-t-always-trust-your-gut, American Psychological Association (APA), Newswise (22-Jul-2016).


Cultivating successful personal and professional relationships requires the ability to accurately infer the feelings of others – that is, to be empathically accurate. Some are better at this than others, a difference that may be explained in part by mode of thought.