No Place to Hide: Facing Shame So We Can Find Self-Respect

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Simon & Schuster, 1992 - Self-Help - 366 pages
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Each of us is controlled in some way by shame, one of the ugliest emotions in human experience. It saps our self-respect, builds walls between people, and forces us to create elaborate defenses to protect ourselves. This informative and practical analysis of the role of shame in our lives helps us to understand the root of our insecurity and come to terms with our shame so that we can begin to resolve insecurities and free ourselves to participate fully in life.

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Contents

Preface
9
Distracting Ourselves from Insecurity
86
The Anatomy of Shame
112
Copyright

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About the author (1992)

Michael P. Nichols, PhD, a Professor of Psychology at the College of William and Mary, is coauthor (with Salvador Minuchin) of "Family Healing," and author of "No Place to Hide" and "Turning Forty in the Eighties" among other books. He is a popular speaker and has been a guest on television programs, including "Oprah!" and "CBS This Morning."

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