ERIC Number: EJ266940
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982
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Consensus Group Decision-Making, Quality of Decision, and Group Satisfaction: An Attempt to Sort "Fact" from "Fiction."
Hirokawa, Randy Y.
Central States Speech Journal, v33 n2 p407-15 Sum 1982
Concludes (1) that the relationship between consensus and decision quality tends to merge when the group approaches its task in a systematic and rational manner and (2) that group communication scholars need to be careful about assuming that consensus decision-making necessarily results in more decision-making satisfaction among group members. (PD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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