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Dehumanization appears to be at the core of schadenfreude

https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-10-schadenfreude-darker-side-humanity.html "Dehumanization appears to be at the core of schadenfreude," says Shensheng Wang, a Ph.D. candidate in psychology at Emory and first author of the paper. "The scenarios that elicit schadenfreude, such as intergroup conflicts, tend to also promote dehumanization." Co-authors of the study are Emory psychology professors Philippe Rochat, who studies

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