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Empatia e Teoria della Mente: una review narrativa su differenze e convergenze concettuali alla luce delle recenti scoperte neurobiologiche
Titolo Rivista: RICERCHE DI PSICOLOGIA  
Autori/Curatori: Letizia Bartolomeo, Luca Cerniglia, Micaela Capobianco 
Anno di pubblicazione:  2018 Fascicolo: Lingua: Italiano 
Numero pagine:  36 P. 19-54 Dimensione file:  382 KB
DOI:  10.3280/RIP2018-001003
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Sebbene sia l’empatia che la teoria della mente permettano agli esseri umani di comprendere gli altri attraverso la rappresentazione dei loro stati mentali o dei loro stati emotivi, le ricerche nel campo delle neuroscienze hanno evidenziato che le capacità di mentalizzare e di empatizzare sono associate all’attivazione di cir-cuiti neuro-cognitivi diversi. D’altra parte, studi recenti, basati su paradigmi natu-ralistici, hanno mostrato che i sistemi neurali coinvolti nelle esperienze di condi-visione e di mentalizzazione, svolgono un ruolo complementare durante le intera-zioni sociali complesse. La presente rassegna narrativa ha l’obiettivo di discutere alcune delle caratteristiche di distinzione e sovrapposizione nei costrutti di empa-tia e teoria della mente, sia dal punto di vista psicologico che neurobiologico. La conoscenza dello stato dell’arte in questa tematica, può sostenere e indirizzare la programmazione di interventi clinici specifici basati prevalentemente sul rafforzamento delle capacità empatiche o di teoria della mente.


Keywords: Teoria della mente, empatia, mentalizzazione, correlati neurali, interazioni sociali.

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