"Guilt" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Subjective feeling of having committed an error, offense or sin; unpleasant feeling of self-criticism. These result from acts, impulses, or thoughts contrary to one's personal conscience.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Guilt" by people in Profiles.
Ward SJ, King LA. Gender Differences in Emotion Explain Women's Lower Immoral Intentions and Harsher Moral Condemnation. Pers Soc Psychol Bull. 2018 05; 44(5):653-669.
Collins ME, Block SD, Arnold RM, Christakis NA. On the prospects for a blame-free medical culture. Soc Sci Med. 2009 Nov; 69(9):1287-90.
Collins ME, Block SD, Arnold RM, Christakis NA. Responsibility and reflection: understanding our responses to perceived errors. A response to Woodward, Lemer and Wu. Soc Sci Med. 2009 Nov; 69(9):1294-5.