ERIC Number: EJ261252
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
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Trait Argumentativeness as a Predictor of Communicative Behavior in Situations Requiring Argument.
Infante, Dominic A.
Central States Speech Journal, v32 n4 p265-72 Win 1981
Same-sex dyads, consisting of a high or low argumentative college student paired with a moderate, argued a controversial topic. Analysis revealed seven dimensions of communication behavior discriminated between high and low argumentatives: flexibility, interest, verbosity, expertise, dynamism, willingness to argue, and argumentative skill. (PD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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