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Do we listen to our conscience? Do we hear this inner sense of rightness or wrongness? If we do, do we act on it? Conscience is an inner guiconsciencedance that produces guilt or uneasiness when we violate it and a sense of well-being, alignment, peace and contentment when what we do matches our values. This section explores the complex and subtle nature of human conscience.

Should Parents Ask Their Children to Apologize?
By Craig Smith

Helping Children Build a Social Conscience
By Barbara Frazier & John Frazier

Six Habits of Highly Empathic People
By Roman Krznaric

What is Altruism
By Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley

Facing Up to Our Shadow Side with Compassion
By Molly Rowan Leach

We Aren’t So Different–3 Steps to Overcome Hate and Fear
By Amanda Abrams