Essays Tagged: "feelings of guilt"

Oedipus 2

an sense of humanity's tragic condition in his discussion of the symptoms of inner conflict and the feelings of guilt and unhappiness that indubitably arise from them. Freud discusses the humanistic i ... lanation or solution for this ancient and tragic problem. Society teaches people to place taboos on feelings of aggression, perversion, sexual desire, and destruction; these are the feelings that all ...

(8 pages) 19 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

The demise of lady macbeth, in

is able to spurn her husband on his evil pursuit of becoming king, but she cannot handle the human feelings of guilt are remorse that go along with this act.It is because of Lady Macbeth's sly urging ... causes too much damage to his reputation. The reader thinks at this point that Lady Macbeth has no feelings. She doesn't seem to be haunted by what she has done, or what her husband has done. She sho ...

(5 pages) 4 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Macbeth

Tom swayer

as. When Huck is in trouble he can be a first class liar. He is very sensitive about other people's feelings. He even sometimes has feelings of guilt over troubles he hasn't caused.Tom Sawyer skipped ...

(4 pages) 432 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The last gentleman by walker p

arch of a young man, but he also has a special and time-consuming burden to overcome the heightened feelings of guilt, shame, and rejection caused by his father's suicide. In the end, Jamie and Sutter ...

(9 pages) 4 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Utopian Communes

eate a community. It seems some of the communal groups, such as the Amana, were only created out of feelings of guilt and hope for redemption. From Oveds book, two hundred years of American Communes, ...

(3 pages) 460 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Painful Memories

increases with difficulty. The memory of Sweet Home and of the death of her baby girl stirs up the feelings of longing and yearning to make the pain cease. In Sethe's mind, the only way to make the p ... only way to make the pain stop is to explain to Beloved why the baby girl was killed. Sethe's great feelings of guilt fester inside of her as she tries to make Beloved understand that the death was th ...

(3 pages) 22 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Wife abuse has always existed as part of some or

rs are sadists who obtain pleasure from inflicting pain. Wife beaters are often filled with immense feelings of guilt and become morose, despondent, and deeply depressed.Wife abuse has a lot to do wit ...

(2 pages) 755 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Insanity Represented by Perkins and Faulkner

person or people close to the person affected. Symptoms often include: sleep and eating disorders, feelings of guilt, hopelessness, worthlessness, and emptiness, inability to concentrate, loss of int ...

(8 pages) 28 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry


ers may experience symptoms such as trouble concentrating, anxiety, melancholy, lack of energy, and feelings of guilt and worthlessness. Postpartum depression often affects a woman's well-being and ke ... ostpartum depression," (Johnson, 2008, p. 20). New mothers, having other mothers to talk with about feelings and childbearing issues help to relieve the feeling of depression. Other methods to relieve ...

(3 pages) 34 0 4.0 May/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Medical Errors

tests than necessary to avoid mistakes and may lie and cover up mistakes, possibly adding to their feelings of guilt. (duPre, 2005).The simple statement 'Health care in the United States is not as sa ...

(6 pages) 90 0 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The Importance of Exercise as Preventative Medicine & Treatment for Depression Among Older Adults

es depression as "a common mental disorder, characterized by sadness, loss of interest or pleasure, feelings of guilt or low self-worth, disturbed sleep or appetite, low energy and poor concentration" ...

(12 pages) 86 0 5.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

Desire and Downfall The Tragical History of Dr. Faustus

sire for the unattainable, in this case vast amounts of knowledge. It is also easy to relate to the feelings of guilt and inner turmoil Faustus experiences as a result of trading his soul to the devil ...

(4 pages) 20 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Crow Lake by Mary Lawson: A Novel Report.

ty-five must go to Matt’s son’s eighteenth birthday, she does not know how to explain her feelings. Overall, the book is about Kate trying to rationalize her feelings of guilt and how Matt&# ... ays thought Matt was miserable and the novel is a journey through her past to try and to reason her feelings of guilt and confirm that Matt’s life is indeed a tragedy.When Kate finally sees him a ...

(4 pages) 2669 0 3.0 May/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

What is guilt? define and elaborate upon what guilt is and how it is possible to be perceived.

oneself for bad behaviour, or it can also be a catalyst for changing whatever situation caused the feelings of guilt in the first place. Both of these functions can help people to have a better socia ...

(8 pages) 620 0 1.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Meta-criticism of Crime and Punishment

the novel: Raskolnikov's "continued wrangling with himself over the motivation of his crime", his "feelings of guilt", and finally the undeniable fact-accredited deduction Raskolnikov resides in a wo ... lt with or put to rest. Another critique that resonated was Pisarev's mentioning of the unaddressed feelings or nonfeelings Raskolnikov wrestled with regarding guilt. The main character's stance on hi ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Feb/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature