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Is the Justice System Overly Punitive?


The Origins of Violence


Half a Century Later, Psychology Researchers Remember Kitty Genovese

A group of scholars, historians, journalists, and activists recently gathered at a Fordham University conference to commemorate the life and tragic death of Kitty Genovese. ... More>


Can Shame Predict Whether a Released Felon Will Reoffend?


After Committing a Crime, Guilt and Shame Predict Re-Offense

New research suggests that the degree to which inmates’ express guilt or shame may provide an indicator of how likely they are to re-offend. ... More>