ERIC Number: EJ210695
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1979-Mar
Self-Disclosure Avoidance: Why I Am Afraid to Tell You Who I Am.
Rosenfeld, Lawrence B.
Communication Monographs, v46 n1 p63-74 Mar 1979
Reports on research to determine relationships between self-disclosure and self-disclosure avoidance. Generally, males avoid self-disclosure in order to maintain control over their relationships; females avoid self-disclosure in order to avoid personal hurt and problems with their interpersonal relationships. (JMF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A