The Moral Regulation as a Form of Social Violence

Society should get effective instrument of regulation of individuals` behavior. Society uses morality as a universal system of compulsion. Morality is also used as an instrument of socialization and demarcation between social and asocial elements, and as an instrument of punishment. Concepts used to identify socially unacceptable actions are: obscenity, shame, guilt. The content of these concepts is determined by social norms relevant in the specific cultural context.

Gender Characteristics оf Guilt EXperienced by Convicted People

The article deals with the problem of experiencing feelings of guilt of
convicted men and women. The results of this study are important for
psychological practices in penal institutions when building a program
of resocialization for work with prisoners.