Principles of interpersonal Conflict (Conflict Can Center on a Variety of…
Principles of interpersonal Conflict
Conflict is Inevitable
They can focus on a wide variety of issues and be extremely personal.
Conflict Can Center on a Variety of Issues
Social, politics and social policies.
Distrust, such as previous lovers and lying.
Personal distance, such as frequent absence and heavy school or job commitments.
Personal flaws, such as drinking or smoking.
Power issues, such as excessive demands or possessiveness.
Intimacy issues, such as affection and sex.
Can Occur in All Communication Forms
In large part, the same conflicts you experience in face to face can also arise in online communication.
Can be negative or Positive
Unfair fighting methods and are focused on hurting the other person.
Forces you to examine the problem and find a solution.
Influenced by Culture and Gender
Not only influences the issues one placed, but also what is considered appropriate and inappropriate ways to deal with them.
Conflict Styles have Consequences
The way in which you engage in conflict has consequences for the resolution of the conflict.