Shame is, variously, an affect, emotion, cognition, state, or condition. The roots of the word shame are thought to derive from an older word meaning "to cover"; as such, covering oneself, literally or figuratively, is a natural expression of shame.

Read more about Shame:  Description, Shame Vs. Guilt and Embarrassment, Subtypes, Narcissism, Social Aspects, Research

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Shame & Scandal - Formats and Track Listings
... formats and track listings of major single releases of "Shame Scandal". 7" Single "Shame Scandal" (Lord/Pinard) - 252 "Shame Scandal " (Lord/Pinard) - 256 "Shame Scandal" (Peter Touch (Tosh) and The Wailers) - 303 CD Single ...
Shame (OMD Song) - Track Listings - 12" Vinyl
... "Shame (Extended re-recorded version)" 659 Side two No ... "Shame (7" Version)" 349 2 ... "Shame (Extended re-recorded version)" 659 Side two No ...
Shame - Research
... Psychologists and other researchers who study shame use validated psychometric testing instruments to determine whether or how much a person feels shame ... Some of these tools include the Guilt and Shame Proneness (GASP) Scale, the Shame and Stigma Scale (SSS), the Experience of Shame Scale, and the Internalized Shame Scale ... Some scales are specific to the person's situation, such as the Weight- and Body-Related Shame and Guilt scale (WEB-SG), the HIV Stigma Scale for people living with HIV and the Cataldo Lung Cancer Stigma ...
Cretan Chronicles - Details
... including combat statistics Might and Protection, and Honour and Shame ratings ... Shame cannot be eradicated once acquired, and "is accumulated by such cultural faux pas as slaying one's opponent after he has surrendered, or failing to perform heroic deeds" ... If Altheus ever accumulates more Shame than Honour, he will be "overwhelmed by the burden of his heroic conscience" and kill himself on the spot ...
Shame On You (Cooley Song)
... "Shame on You" is a Western Swing song written by Spade Cooley and became his signature song ... The title comes from the refrain that starts each verse Shame, shame on you ... Shame, shame on you ...

Famous quotes containing the word shame:

    What makes the pain we feel from shame and jealousy so cutting is that vanity can give us no assistance in bearing them.
    François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613–1680)

    The secret thoughts of a man run over all things, holy, profane, clean, obscene, grave, and light, without shame or blame.
    Thomas Hobbes (1588–1679)

    Oh, the shame of it! That I should live to see a son of mine try to take a dame away from his father!
    S.J. Perelman, U.S. screenwriter, Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby, and Norman Z. McLeod. Groucho Marx, Horsefeathers, Huxley College president after catching his son Frank (Zeppo Marx)