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Foss and Griffen use the term ___________ to describe a respectful

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Foss and Griffen use the term ___________ to describe a respectful approach that strives to understand others and invite them to see your point of view.
neutrality

equality

invitational rhetoric

spontaneity

empathy


All of the following are types of defense-arousing communication identified by Jack Gibb except
neutrality

control

strategy

spontaneity

evaluation



Researchers who study argumentativeness
regard it as synonymous with aggressiveness

regard it as an attacking of issues, not an attacking of people

regard it as a negative trait

none of these choices are correct

The tendency to attack the self-concepts of other people in order to inflict psychological pain is referred to as
acknowledgment

aggressiveness

ambiguousness

assertiveness

argumentativeness


Satisfied couples have a ______ ratio of positive to negative statements.
5:2

4:1

10:2

10:1

5:1



The kinds of messages that affirm the value of others have been called confirming communication.
True
False


One of the payoffs for organizations with a positive communication climate is lower turnover.
True
False


When you have a gripe with someone, you can send a face-honoring message by being aggressive, not assertive.
True
False


Separate research by Clark, Veroff, and others has identified positive climate as the best predictor of marital satisfaction.
True
False

Defensiveness is the attempt to protect a presented image that we perceive is being attacked.
True
False
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