Culture | Books | Reading
By Adam Boult 8 May 2017
Does reading books make you a nicer person? Or are nicer people more likely to be drawn to reading?
A recent study by researchers at Kingston University found that people who read works of fiction tend to be kinder and more empathetic.
“Exposure to fiction relates to a range of empathetic abilities,” said researchers, who addressed the British Psychological Society conference in Brighton last week. Read more…