Remorse, or fairly the inability of it, usually gains in banner headlines. yet there's little systematic research of this significant inter-disciplinary subject whose relevance has vast social ramifications. may still a express of regret via an criminal be taken under consideration in sentencing? Is there a correlation among the event of regret and a decreased probability of re-offending? And is there a correlation among the adventure and the expression of regret? Such questions, and the complicated courting among regret, disgrace, guilt and makes an attempt at reparation, are mentioned during this authoritative work.
This quantity is the 1st complete try to assemble either forensic clinicians and people operating in the legal justice approach. there's additionally a sequence of chapters via these writing from the adjoining complementary disciplines of ethical philosophy, classics, Shakespeare reports, sociology and anthropology.