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VERBAL  VERBAL  COMMUNICATION COMMUNICATION CHAPTER. 6 CHAPTER. 6
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The impact of language The impact of language Sapir-Whorf hypothesis
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The impact of language, cont The impact of language, cont . . 2. Names shape the way we view ourselves,  are viewed by others, and the way we act
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Categories of names : Masculine, Feminine, Strong, Intelligent,  Humorous, Attractive, Independent, Weak -How does our name affect our self- concept? (‘Junior’) -Why do some women keep their last name at  marriage? (or not)
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3. Credibility and status The words we use and the way we  pronounce them have a powerful influence  on whether others accept or reject out  ideas
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3. Affiliation, attraction, and interest -Speech can be a way of building and demonstrating  solidarity with others (choice of vocabulary, rate of 
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2008 for the course SPCM 1500 taught by Professor Emmelhainz during the Fall '07 term at UGA.

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