To what extent do you think we need to empathise with people in order to understand their motivations?

<strong>Hardbackers Reading Group (Redbridge Central Library):</strong>
We think that you need to empathise with people to understand their motivations. But it’s hard to empathise if you haven’t shared the same situation as them, or share similar interests, or had similar experiences. For example noisy neighbours; if you’ve also had them, you can understand others’ motivations or actions – or lack of!