"In this case, intentional embarrassment is like an immunization shot: it introduces a small dose of the negative stuff to prepare the system to cope with a larger dose of embarrassment. A significant risk of intentional embarrassment is the same as that of immunization: what is considered to be a small dose may produce ..."
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