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9: Interpersonal Communication

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    42828
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    Learning Objectives

    After reading this chapter you should be able to:

    • Define interpersonal communication.
    • Explain self-disclosure.
    • Understand the role of communication climate on interpersonal communication.
    • Be aware of the role of dialectical tensions in interpersonal communication.
    • Understand the unique dynamics of friendship.
    • Understand the unique dynamics of romantic relationships.
    • Understand the unique dynamics of family.
    • Understand the various ways of interpreting and responding to conflict in interpersonal communication.

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    This page titled 9: Interpersonal Communication is shared under a CC BY-SA license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Scott T. Paynton & Laura K. Hahn with Humboldt State University Students.