Conflict and Interpersonal Communication
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What arises whenever people's goals clash or they compete ?
What tactic should you avoid that involves hurling insults that have little to do with the original dispute ?
Closely related to Conflict
What type of relationships are usually considered friendships ?
What type of relationships are usually considered parent -child relationships ?
What factor depends on how much power is granted to you by others ?
What are five types of power currency ?
resource, expertise, social network, personal, and intimacy
Power that comes from controlling material items others want or need such as money, food or property
Power that comes from possessing specialized skills or knowledge
power that comes from being linked with a network of friends, family, and acquaintances with substantial influence, such as being on a first-name basis with a sports celebrity
social network currency
power that comes from personal characteristics such as intelligence, physical beauty, charm, communication, skill, or humor
power that comes from sharing a close bond with someone that no one else
Across times and cultures how have men consolidated power over women ?
strategically depriving women of access to power currencies
What behavior can lead to damaging behaviors ?
What damaging behaviors can avoidance lead to ?
Skirting, Sniping, cumulative annoyance, and inability to overc
a way of avoiding conflict by changing the topic or joking about it
a way of avoiding conflict by communicating in a negative fashion and then abandoning the encounter by physically leaving the scene or refusing to interact further
A buildup of repressed irritations that grows as the mental list of grievances against our partners grow