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How can a passive- aggressive personality reflect an individual's shame?

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The passive- aggressive personality is intricate, and extends into many different domains.  Shame can be a part of this personality.  Perhaps, the shame, or embarassment, at not being successful at something comes out in a passive- aggressive form.  Rather than appropriating the supposed weakness and seeking to make a productive end out of it, the shame of failure can be a motivating factor behind the...

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