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The psychology of shame theory and treatment of shame-based syndromes by Gershen Kaufman

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Published by Springer Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English


  • Shame.,
  • Self.,
  • Affect (Psychology),
  • Affective disorders.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-342) and index.

StatementGershen Kaufman.
LC ClassificationsRC455.4.S53 K38 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 353 p. :
Number of Pages353
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL815230M
ISBN 100826166717
LC Control Number95052777

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