ERIC Number: EJ377315
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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The Social Confrontation Episode.
Newell, Sara E.; Stutman, Randall K.
Communication Monographs, v55 n3 p266-85 Sep 1988
Presents a model of social confrontation (communication episodes initiated when one participant signals that the other's behavior violates a rule or expectation for appropriate conduct). Describes issues arising during social confrontation. Concludes that negotiating expectations or relational rules within a problematic situation is the crux of the episode. (MM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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