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The psychology of embarrassment

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Published by Wiley in Chichester, New York .
Written in English


  • Embarrassment.,
  • Anxiety -- physiology.,
  • Emotions.

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Edition Notes

StatementRobert J. Edelmann.
LC ClassificationsBF575.E53 E33 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 224 p. ;
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2733932M
ISBN 100471914290
LC Control Number86028208

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