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ERIC Number: EJ550425
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0146-3373
Exploring the Dimensionality of Positive and Negative Performance Feedback.
Geddes, Deanna; Linnehan, Frank
Communication Quarterly, v44 n3 p326-44 Sum 1996
Indicates that positive feedback messages are characterized by two underlying dimensions (no instruction/praise versus instruction/guidance; process versus product focus), and that negative messages reflect a four-dimensional structure (explicit versus ambiguous; destructive versus constructive criticism; high versus low knowledge of performance conditions; and mixed/inconsistent versus clear standards of evaluation). (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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