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ERIC Number: EJ243687
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980
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Interpersonal Communication Networks: An Approach through the Understanding of Self-Concept, Significant Others, and the Social Influence Process.
McDermott, Virginia Anne
Communication Quarterly, v28 n4 p13-25 Fall 1980
Examines the concept that individuals develop, maintain, and change their self-concepts through communication with others. Presents two dimensions of the communication networks: the social network in which one is embedded, and the smaller, more influential network of relational ties that develop from contacts within the social networks. (JMF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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