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ERIC Number: EJ386870
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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The Influence of Cultural, Relational, and Personality Factors on Uncertainty Reduction Processes.
Gudykunst, William B.; And Others
Western Journal of Speech Communication, v53 n1 p13-29 Win 1989
Defines Uncertainty Reduction Theory. Examines the influence of cultural variability on communication. Argues that cultural variability in individualism-collectivism influences uncertainty reduction in ingroup and outgroup relationships, while cultural variability in masculinity-femininity influences uncertainty reduction in same- and opposite-sex relationships. (RAE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Japan; United States