Listening, Culture, and Gender (Gender and Listening (Listening Cues (Men,…
Listening, Culture, and Gender
Culture and Listening
Say what you mean and mean what you say.
Emphasize politness and maintaining a positive image.
Gender and Listening
More likely to listen quietly without many listening cues.
Women give many listening cues to let the speaker know they are listening.
Purposes of Listening
Assume a more argumentative role and are always ready to disagree.
More likely to ask more supportive questions.
Rapport and Report Talk
Used to dominate the conversation to play up there expertise.
Development of closer relationships and use listening to achieve this.