Harvard Mental Health Letter

References for "Commentary: The pleasure we take from other people's pain"

Lieberman MD, et al. "Neuroscience, Pains and Pleasures of Social Life," Science (Feb. 13, 2009): Vol. 323, no. 5916, pp. 890-91.

Takahashi H, et al. "When Your Gain is My Pain and Your Pain is My Gain: Neural Correlates of Envy and Schadenfreude," Science (Feb. 13, 2009): Vol. 323, no. 5916, pp. 937-39.

To continue reading this article, you must login.
  • Research health conditions
  • Check your symptoms
  • Prepare for a doctor's visit or test
  • Find the best treatments and procedures for you
  • Explore options for better nutrition and exercise
Learn more about the many benefits and features of joining Harvard Health Online »