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Why Won't You Apologize?

Healing Big Betrayals and Everyday Hurts

by Harriet Lerner

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Why Won't You Apologize?
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Healing Big Betrayals and Everyday Hurts
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Harriet Lerner

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Offers a guide to the art of the apology, looking at the benefits of a meaningful apology and how to apologize well in order to heal and restore trust.

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Demonstrators walk in the #MeToo March against sexual assault and harassment in Hollywood on Nov. 12. Nearly every day brings another apology from yet another high-profile man accused of serial sexual harassment. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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How To Apologize For Sexual Harassment (Hint: It Takes More Than 'Sorry')

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