This article talks about how the meaning of empathy has changed. Empathy is portrayed differently online and its getting noticed. The author mentions Sherry Turkle’s “Reclaiming Conversation” book that has a lot of research on this area. Social media has changed the way conversations occur. It seems to be making people closer in a sense-when people disclose information about themselves online it makes others feel closer to them even if they really aren’t.
Wayne, T. (2015, October 09). Found on Facebook: Empathy. Retrieved March 28, 2017, from https://www.nytimes.com/2015/10/11/fashion/found-on-facebook-empathy.html