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11 terms
Small Group
plumber
goose
peek
stubborn
a person who fixes pipes
an animal similar to a duck
to look at secretly
refuse to change your mind
plumber
a person who fixes pipes
goose
an animal similar to a duck
29 terms
Small Group
Emblems
Illustrators
Affect displays
Regulators
movement/gesture that replace spoken messages
nonverbal behaviors that add meaning to accompany verbal comm…
expressions of feeling
nonverbal behaviors that control the flow of communication in…
Emblems
movement/gesture that replace spoken messages
Illustrators
nonverbal behaviors that add meaning to accompany verbal comm…
Small Groups: Group Structure
Elements of Social Structure
social status (position)
norms (cultural values)
Sherif's auto kinetic effect
social status... social roles... norms
-ascribed:assigned (son,student)... -achieved: effort (dentist)…
-folkways: implicit standards... -mores: strict rules/core value…
-norms emerge over time and social interaction... -not imitation…
Elements of Social Structure
social status... social roles... norms
social status (position)
-ascribed:assigned (son,student)... -achieved: effort (dentist)…
70 terms
SMALL GROUP
descriptive norms
injunctive norms
pluralistic ignorance
emergent
a consensual standard that describes how people "typically" a…
(prescriptive or prescriptive) a consensual standard that des…
when a majority privately disagrees with a group norm but thi…
develop over time
descriptive norms
a consensual standard that describes how people "typically" a…
injunctive norms
(prescriptive or prescriptive) a consensual standard that des…
79 terms
Small Group
what is small group communication
advantages to working in small groups
disadvantages to working in small groups
task
-3 or more people working interdependently for the purpose of…
-team has more resources than you do... -better understanding an…
-as group size increases, communication becomes less efficien…
-activity in which no externally correct decision exists and…
what is small group communication
-3 or more people working interdependently for the purpose of…
advantages to working in small groups
-team has more resources than you do... -better understanding an…
Small Groups: Group Cohesion
Group Cohesion
Cohesiveness easily maintained in what…
Bonds to groups and individual members
Cohesion influenced by
strength of bonds, unity in a group, feelings of attraction,…
small
attachment,involvement, commitment, and belief
"we-ness" and identification
Group Cohesion
strength of bonds, unity in a group, feelings of attraction,…
Cohesiveness easily maintained in what…
small
small group
Facilitator
Dominator
Mediator
Follower
Helps achieve a goal by providing indirect assistance, guidan…
Attracts power and office... - Can provide good leadership in a…
- Senses conflicts and works to solve them... ... - May be more re…
- Attempts to not rock the boat for the group ... *goes along t…
Facilitator
Helps achieve a goal by providing indirect assistance, guidan…
Dominator
Attracts power and office... - Can provide good leadership in a…
5 terms
Small Group
1
2
3
4
All resources are used
Time us used
Decision is correct
Decision put into affect by necessary members
1
All resources are used
2
Time us used
Small Group
Two factors influence group development
Tuckman's five-phase model
Gersick's punctuated equilibrium model
5 characteristics
group history and group maturity
Forming - meet the group process with their own reasons for j…
- Phase one - little work is accomplished - attempt to make s…
1. How cohesive is the group?... 2. How does the group handle co…
Two factors influence group development
group history and group maturity
Tuckman's five-phase model
Forming - meet the group process with their own reasons for j…
5 terms
Small group
1
2
3
4
Esablish rules for small group instruction
Maintain flexible grouping
Locate the small group in an area that allows the teacher to…
Place the students in a semicircle so that their shoulders al…
1
Esablish rules for small group instruction
2
Maintain flexible grouping
Small Group
Challenges to group communication
Group Rewards VS. Challenges
Communication Myths
Communication Veracities
Phenomenon of "grouphate"... Social Loafing... Inverse productivi…
Rewards trump challenges... Negating challenges is strategic ad…
Communication can solve anything,... everything... Communication c…
Communication is transaction... Communication is a process... Com…
Challenges to group communication
Phenomenon of "grouphate"... Social Loafing... Inverse productivi…
Group Rewards VS. Challenges
Rewards trump challenges... Negating challenges is strategic ad…
22 terms
Small Group
Leadership
Sources of Influence (power)
Power
Leader
is a process... accomplished through communication... involves pers…
referent power- when we have charisma towards them... legitimate…
ability to influence people
person who influences the behavior of others through communic…
Leadership
is a process... accomplished through communication... involves pers…
Sources of Influence (power)
referent power- when we have charisma towards them... legitimate…
17 terms
Small Group
Group
Advisory Group
Quality Improvement Teams
Cohesion
Three or more people who interact over time
Develop and submit recommendations to others, who make the fi…
Team with distinct skills or knowledge and who work together…
Degree of closeness among members
Group
Three or more people who interact over time
Advisory Group
Develop and submit recommendations to others, who make the fi…
32 terms
**SMALL GROUP**
Tuckman's Phases
Bale's Equilbrium problem vs Blake
Chaos Theory
Reflective Decision Making
Forming: break the ice... Storming: conflict... Norming: resolution…
Bale's says there's an indirect relationship between task and…
chaos can become success if handled properly... Hanging on... Work…
Criteria based decision ... *make a chart... create criteria... appl…
Tuckman's Phases
Forming: break the ice... Storming: conflict... Norming: resolution…
Bale's Equilbrium problem vs Blake
Bale's says there's an indirect relationship between task and…
38 terms
Small Group
What is a Small group 6
Teamwork is...ind. or coll?3
Myths about teams 5
Partnership 8
3-12 people.... 8 ideal. ... Share common goal or purpose. ... Sense…
Ind. ... be self aware. ... Do what you say you gonna do. ... Listen
Individuals can't be responsible for quality of team effort.…
Keep promises, complete tasks. ... Commit to goals, targets. ... Li…
What is a Small group 6
3-12 people.... 8 ideal. ... Share common goal or purpose. ... Sense…
Teamwork is...ind. or coll?3
Ind. ... be self aware. ... Do what you say you gonna do. ... Listen
158 terms
Small- Group
no communication
communication
human communication is symbolic
encoding process
no group
the process by which people create and send messages that are…
meaning is not transferred directly form one person to anothe…
we convert out thoughts, feelings, beliefs, and experiences i…
no communication
no group
communication
the process by which people create and send messages that are…
34 terms
Small group
system
input
if input ceases a system
entropy
a set of interconnected parts working together to form a whole
consists of resources that come from outside the system
decreases
measure of a systems movement toward disorganization and even…
system
a set of interconnected parts working together to form a whole
input
consists of resources that come from outside the system
6 terms
Small group
Un
In
Im
IL
Not
Not, into
Not, into
Not, into
Un
Not
In
Not, into
222 terms
Small Group
Accomodation
Action chart
Activity tracks
Adaptor
Conflict-management style that involves giving in to the dema…
a grid that lists tasks that need to be done and identifies w…
phases of problem solving that do not follow linear, step-by-…
A nonverbal behavior that helps people respond to their immed…
Accomodation
Conflict-management style that involves giving in to the dema…
Action chart
a grid that lists tasks that need to be done and identifies w…
5 terms
Small group
Cohesiveness
Knowledge-gaining group
Personal growth group
Social group
A demonstrated sense of purpise within a group. Works togethe…
Come together to learn or experience new things
Focus on the individual or his or her personal well-being
They don't solve problems or accomplish specific tasks but to…
Cohesiveness
A demonstrated sense of purpise within a group. Works togethe…
Knowledge-gaining group
Come together to learn or experience new things
27 terms
Small group
Assembling the Group
Planning for Meetings
Liaison
Minutes
1. Select group members carefully... 2. Develop a group charter…
1. Define the purpose of the meeting... 2. Establish starting an…
Serves as a spokesperson for the group to other groups or to…
Official summary records of the important content of meetings
Assembling the Group
1. Select group members carefully... 2. Develop a group charter…
Planning for Meetings
1. Define the purpose of the meeting... 2. Establish starting an…
SMALL GROUP
Thelens principles of least sized groups
People whose groups succeeded were
People whose groups failed were
communication apprehension
1. group should be as small as possible... 2. in a 3 person rela…
knowledgeable, motivated to complete task well, willing to li…
selfish, overconfident, no enthusiasm, failed to share info a…
anxiety that people experience when trying to speak in a vari…
Thelens principles of least sized groups
1. group should be as small as possible... 2. in a 3 person rela…
People whose groups succeeded were
knowledgeable, motivated to complete task well, willing to li…
Small Group.
What is power?
What general indicators of power?
What are verbal indicators of power?
What type of speech is not always appr…
The ability to influence the attainment of goals sought by yo…
Who defines them, whose decisions are followed, who opposes s…
Power/powerless speech patterns, verbal dominance.
Powerful speech
What is power?
The ability to influence the attainment of goals sought by yo…
What general indicators of power?
Who defines them, whose decisions are followed, who opposes s…
32 terms
Small Group
Inclusion and Dependency
Counter-dependency and Conflict
Trust and Structure
Work and Productivity
members are seeking to identify acceptable behavior in the gr…
issues of power, authority, and competition prevail and are d…
trust develops and more mature and open communication and neg…
focus is on task orientation, open exchange of ideas, and fee…
Inclusion and Dependency
members are seeking to identify acceptable behavior in the gr…
Counter-dependency and Conflict
issues of power, authority, and competition prevail and are d…
133 terms
Small Group Final
leadership
trait perspective
functional perspective
task leadership
behavior or communication that influences, guides, directs, o…
a view of leadership as the personal attributes or qualities…
examines leadership as behaviors that may be performed by any…
task oriented behaviors aim specifically at accomplishing a g…
leadership
behavior or communication that influences, guides, directs, o…
trait perspective
a view of leadership as the personal attributes or qualities…
small group vocabulary
infamous
anonymous
hiatus
circumlunar
well known for something bad
without a name
pause; break
around the moon
infamous
well known for something bad
anonymous
without a name
Small Group
Small Group
What is the ideal size of a small group?
The different kinds of small groups?
The different kinds of Problem solving…
A group of at least three but few enough members for each to…
3 to 11 people
Primary group, Secondary group, activity group, personal grow…
Committees, Ad Hoc committee, standing committee, quality con…
Small Group
A group of at least three but few enough members for each to…
What is the ideal size of a small group?
3 to 11 people
45 terms
SMALL GROUP
In Bales' task maintenance, what are t…
Why is there an equilibrium crisis in…
Wholism
Reductionism
maintain the group and perform the group's task
the group swings back and forth between task and maintenance…
The whole is better than the sum of its parts - group size in…
pessimistic view that a group won't achieve as much as they w…
In Bales' task maintenance, what are t…
maintain the group and perform the group's task
Why is there an equilibrium crisis in…
the group swings back and forth between task and maintenance…
2b: Small Group Communication
Features of Great Small Group Communic…
Leadership
Goals
Norms
These include Communication, Leadership, Goals, Norms, Roles,…
Behavior or communication that influences, guides, directs, o…
An end that a group is working to achieve.
A standard that determines appropriate and inappropriate beha…
Features of Great Small Group Communic…
These include Communication, Leadership, Goals, Norms, Roles,…
Leadership
Behavior or communication that influences, guides, directs, o…
Small Group
Group Climate
What are the four ways to improve grou…
Communications Networks deals with the…
Cohesiveness
A Variety of factors that interact to create a group feeling
1.Defensive v. Supportive ... 2.Group Size... 3.Communication Netwo…
A group or who talks to whom
Degree of attraction members feel for the group
Group Climate
A Variety of factors that interact to create a group feeling
What are the four ways to improve grou…
1.Defensive v. Supportive ... 2.Group Size... 3.Communication Netwo…
14 terms
small group
dead space
shunt
PAO2-PaO2, where PAO2 is calculated by?
Only thing that doesn't cause A-a grad…
ventilation +, blod flow -
ventilation -, blood flow +
FiO2(Patm-Ph2o)-PaCO2/R
basic hypoventilation! not meeting metabolic demands.
dead space
ventilation +, blod flow -
shunt
ventilation -, blood flow +
13 terms
Small Group
WHO IS THE FIRST AND BEST OF BEINGS?
Isaiah 44:6
WHAT IS THE CHIEF END OF MAN?
1 Corinthians 10:31
God is the first and best of beings.
"Thus says the LORD, the King of Israel and his redeemer, the…
The chief end of man is to glorify God and to enjoy him forev…
"Whether, then, you eat or drink or whatever you do, do all t…
WHO IS THE FIRST AND BEST OF BEINGS?
God is the first and best of beings.
Isaiah 44:6
"Thus says the LORD, the King of Israel and his redeemer, the…
Small Group Ch. 8
Conflict
Definition of Conflict
Conflict is
Conflict isn't
1. an expressed struggle... 2. between at least 2 interdependent…
-a way to describe a groups development... -the result within di…
-something to avoid at all cost... -always the result of a misun…
-simple conflict: disagreement over a course of action.... -pse…
Conflict
1. an expressed struggle... 2. between at least 2 interdependent…
Definition of Conflict
-a way to describe a groups development... -the result within di…
small groups
Forming
Storming
Norming
Performing
the initial stage of group formation characterized by shyness…
When the first conflicts arise. Some members are defensive an…
This stage occurs when members become more comfortable with t…
This is the highest level of teamwork. All members are openly…
Forming
the initial stage of group formation characterized by shyness…
Storming
When the first conflicts arise. Some members are defensive an…
41 terms
Small group
Task Conflict
Relational Conflict
Process Conflict
Avoidance
Conflict resulting from disagreements over ideas, information,…
Conflict resulting from personality clashes, likes, dislikes,…
Conflict over how to do something and members' contribu-tions…
Conflict style de-scribing a person's unwillingness to confron…
Task Conflict
Conflict resulting from disagreements over ideas, information,…
Relational Conflict
Conflict resulting from personality clashes, likes, dislikes,…
14 terms
Small Group Communications 1
When is a group a good choice?
When is a group not a good choice?
Group
Small group
variety of solutions, learning is higher when people have a v…
only one skilled person, coordination works better with one l…
three or more individuals who have a common purpose, interact…
3-7, small enough for individual members, to perceive one ano…
When is a group a good choice?
variety of solutions, learning is higher when people have a v…
When is a group not a good choice?
only one skilled person, coordination works better with one l…
90 terms
Small Group Communications
Interference
Communication
Types of Groups (SLAP SNAPS)
Myths about Communication
Gets in the way of communication... -physical, psychological, se…
A transactional process of sharing meaning with others
Social and/or Service Support... Learning Neighborhood... Activitie…
-communication is a cure-all... -communication can break down... -e…
Interference
Gets in the way of communication... -physical, psychological, se…
Communication
A transactional process of sharing meaning with others
Small Group
Initiator Contributor
Information seeker
Norms
Charge
Proposes new ideas or approaches to group problem solving may…
Asks for clarification of suggestions; also asks for facts or…
Rules or standards that determine appropriate behavior in a g…
Purpose of a team, group, or committee
Initiator Contributor
Proposes new ideas or approaches to group problem solving may…
Information seeker
Asks for clarification of suggestions; also asks for facts or…
14 terms
Small group
Preparation stage
Orientation stage
Exploration stage
decision stage
Getting yourself ready for your group interaction
Defining the final decision needed to be reached and figuring…
examining and comparing ideas and position related to the dec…
reach a final decision
Preparation stage
Getting yourself ready for your group interaction
Orientation stage
Defining the final decision needed to be reached and figuring…
5 terms
Small Group Vocabulary
Authoritarian
Democratic
Laissez-Faire
Group Centered
Military style leadership
presidential type leadership
Leader in name only
Emotional leadership
Authoritarian
Military style leadership
Democratic
presidential type leadership
20 terms
Civics Small Group Vocabulary
Articles of Confederation
Bill of Rights
checks and balances
citizen
The first constitution of the U.S., adopted in 1781 and repla…
The first ten amendments the U.S. Constitution
allows each branch of government to limit the power of the ot…
a legal member of a state and/or country
Articles of Confederation
The first constitution of the U.S., adopted in 1781 and repla…
Bill of Rights
The first ten amendments the U.S. Constitution
23 terms
Small group
Understand the benefits and negative e…
How do culture and co-culture affect a…
What are the four themes of feminine a…
5 Dimensions of culture
- Diversity can enhance a group's performance, they can come…
- Culture refers to any group of people with shared identity.…
First, men and women differ in expressive and instrumental be…
- Collectivism/ individualism: Collectivism- group is standar…
Understand the benefits and negative e…
- Diversity can enhance a group's performance, they can come…
How do culture and co-culture affect a…
- Culture refers to any group of people with shared identity.…
16 terms
small groups
benefits
synergy
characteristics
challenges
resources (tangible=money intangible=time/expertise)... synergy…
members working together is better than individually
3-20 in size... interdependent... rules and norms... individual roles…
sacrifices ... conflict... difficult to coordinate
benefits
resources (tangible=money intangible=time/expertise)... synergy…
synergy
members working together is better than individually
Group Development(Small Group)
Small groups usually are...
Why study small-group communication?
interdependence:
primary:
3 to 9 members; interaction between members is important
-effective group skills require training (we may not all func…
rely on each other to get a good grade on their report
long term goals
Small groups usually are...
3 to 9 members; interaction between members is important
Why study small-group communication?
-effective group skills require training (we may not all func…
Small groups
12. Vanadates
Vanadinite
13. Tungstates
Wolframite
Vanadinite
Pb5(VO4)3Cl ... hexagonal
Wolframite... Scheelite
(Fe,Mn)WO4... monoclinic
12. Vanadates
Vanadinite
Vanadinite
Pb5(VO4)3Cl ... hexagonal
14 terms
small groups
small group communication
reflective thinking
steps to solve problems
analysis
interaction among 3 to around a dozen people who share a comm…
series of steps to solve problems
1. identify and define the problem... 2.analyze the problem... 3.ge…
process of examining the causes, effects, symptoms, history,…
small group communication
interaction among 3 to around a dozen people who share a comm…
reflective thinking
series of steps to solve problems
Small Group Ch.6
Climate
Jack Gibbs
Evaluation vs. Description
Control vs. Problem orientation
Feelings about a group makes supportive communication. ... Cons…
Defensive vs. Supportive Climate
-Put down the other person.... -Save face.
-Controlling questions, to narrow their response.... -Genuine st…
Climate
Feelings about a group makes supportive communication. ... Cons…
Jack Gibbs
Defensive vs. Supportive Climate
112 terms
small groups
Communication
Characteristics of Communication
Communication is Meaning Making
Communication is Co-constructed
process of exchanging information with others.
meaning making, co-constructed, contextual, relational, power…
we create meaning through our verbal and nonverbal messages.…
the meaning we perceive in communicative episodes is a result…
Communication
process of exchanging information with others.
Characteristics of Communication
meaning making, co-constructed, contextual, relational, power…
186 terms
Small Groups
Small Group 27
what are the significant adverse effec…
the incidence of what forms are cancer…
what symptoms of PCO can OCPs treat
...
none. Increased incidence of BC has NOT been associated with…
ovarian and endometrial
1. irregular menses... 2. hirsutism (increase in serum binding g…
Small Group 27
...
what are the significant adverse effec…
none. Increased incidence of BC has NOT been associated with…
33 terms
Small Group Chapter 2
Group Development Stages... (Tuckerman Gr…
Forming
Storming
Norming
Forming... Storming... Norming ... Performing... Adjorning
Members are socially cautious and polite
Members compete for status and openly disagree
Members resolve status conflicts and establish norms. Members…
Group Development Stages... (Tuckerman Gr…
Forming... Storming... Norming ... Performing... Adjorning
Forming
Members are socially cautious and polite
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