Embarrassment: Poise and Peril in Everyday Life

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Illuminates the personal, situational, and interactive determinants of embarrassment, drawing on literature from clinical and social psychology, sociology, communications, and biology. Explores issues such as the evolutionary significance of embarrassment, the differences between embarrassment and other emotions, and the personal characteristics that make people more or less susceptible to embarrassment. Of interest to researchers, students, and professionals in psychology and communication studies. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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Rowland S. Miller, Ph.D., is Professor of Psychology at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas.

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1. The Nature of Embarrassment
2. Embarrassment as a Basic Emotion
3. Embarrassing Circumstances
4. A Catalogue of Embarrassments
5. The Development of Embarrassment
6. Personality and Culture
7. The Causes of Embarrassment
8. Signs of Embarrassment
9. Responses to Embarrassment
10. Overcoming Embarrassment

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