R relational schema theory

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Theory and Philosophy of Communication Communicational Theory Lecture by: Dr. Natalie Nelson-Marsh The Relationship Relational Schema Theory The Spciopsychological Tradition Concepts Consensual Pluralistic Protective Lassiz-fair Traditional Independent Separate General to specific Knowledge Interaction Experience Explanations What schemas are and how they work Schemas are ways to mentally classify experiences/memories Schemas used to communicate in different ways Principles To provide information about the kinds of families using the scientific method Classification Philosophical Assumptions Epistemological (knowledge) Knowledge created through interaction Guides our experience through relationships
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Unformatted text preview: Knowledge is out there for us discover “universal truth” Ontological (values) Relationships exist outside the person Pre-existing family marriage types Reactive to environmental stimuli Axiological (research) Value-free Not responsible for what is found Just an observer Other (Family Type) Pluralistic: high in conversation, but low in conformity (Marriage Type) Independent: unconventional in their views of marriage and they do not rely on each other and tend to produce independent thinking children Behaviors Family’s and how they are behaving Understanding the situation Perception of the family How people act in the world (families)...
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This note was uploaded on 03/08/2011 for the course COMMUNICAT COMM 421 taught by Professor Dr.natalienelson-marsh during the Fall '10 term at Boise State.

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