Faversham Stoa is a philosophy discussion group meeting on the 3rd Tuesday of every month from 7.30 to 9.30pm in the The Bull in Tanners Street. We cover a large range of topics. If you have an idea for a topic that you would like us to cover why not drop us a line? There's no charge for membership and everyone is welcome to drop in. Just bring your brain and some beer money!

Embarrassment, Shame and Guilt

Cartoon: Hospital doctor to mother: I'm sorry but your son has had an accident... and he was wearing dirty undwewear Mark Twain said that human beings are the only creatures that blush? – or have the need to! What are the characteristics of embarrassment? What do we get embarrassed about and why? Do the RBC managers feel embarrassed or are they immune? – as most of us suspect?

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