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Conclusion

  • Stephanie N. Arel
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Abstract

Shame lies at the core of the self. It exposes who and what the self loves most, but it also inhibits love, because steeped in toxic shame, the self feels unlovable. This state of shame emerges when shame lies interred in the body, concealed by other affects and experiences.

Keywords

Christian Tradition Pastoral Theology Affect Theory Christian Life Human Bonding 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephanie N. Arel
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  1. 1.Boston UniversityBostonUSA

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