Shame: The Exposed Self
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Shame, the quintessential human emotion, received little attention during the years in which the central forces believed to be motivating us were identified as primitive instincts like sex and aggression. Now, redressing the balance, there is an explosion of interest in the self-conscious emotion. Much of our psychic lives involve the negotiation of shame, asserts Michael...more
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Published August 8th 1995 by Free Press (first published 1992)
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Research psychologist who studies emotional and intellectual development.
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