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ERIC Number: EJ294626
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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Communication Strategies to Reduce Embarrassment Differences between Men and Women.
Petronio, Sandra
Western Journal of Speech Communication, v48 n1 p28-38 Win 1984
Results suggest that women tended to find excuses (denial of responsibility) helpful in reducing embarrassment while men tended to find justifications (acceptance of responsibility) more helpful. Discusses the findings in terms of sex roles. (PD)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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