ERIC Number: EJ596811
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Motivation To Reduce Uncertainty: A Reconceptualization of Uncertainty Reduction Theory.
Kramer, Michael W.
Management Communication Quarterly, v13 n2 p305-16 Nov 1999
Proposes a reconceptualization of uncertainty reduction theory (URT) providing a theoretical framework for examining organizational communication at various levels of analysis and providing some integration of the field. Shows how a "Model of Motivation To Reduce Uncertainty" could be used to examine organizational communication behaviors at different levels of analysis and to address major concerns in the field. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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