Shame and guilt: characterological vs. behavioral self-blame and their relationship to fear of intimacy

@article{Lutwak2003ShameAG,
  title={Shame and guilt: characterological vs. behavioral self-blame and their relationship to fear of intimacy},
  author={Nita Lutwak and Jacqueline B. Panish and Joseph R. Ferrari},
  journal={Personality and Individual Differences},
  year={2003},
  volume={35},
  pages={909-916}
}

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