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ERIC Number: EJ581418
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-1051-1431
Naive Theories of Argument: Avoiding Interpersonal Arguments or Cutting Them Short.
Hample, Dale; Benoit, Pamela J.; Houston, Josh; Purifoy, Gloria; VanHyfte, Vanessa; Wardwell, Cy
Argumentation and Advocacy, v35 n3 p130-39 Win 1999
Examines tactics undergraduate students use for avoiding and cutting arguments short. Finds that the episodes that were cut short were also the ones highest in explicitness and destructiveness. Suggests that cutting short, rather than avoidance, is the preferred solution to explicit, destructive conflicts. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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