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10 soci 1001 - 9/22/10 Soci 1001 Simplified role set...

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9/22/10 Soci 1001 Simplified role set Student fellow students parents professors employer - As a student, you have interactions with these people but they are different on the level of what’s appropriate - Your central role may change for whatever group you represent and take part in - Learn by watching, being told, rule set, - Expected behaviors are vague, contradictory, Role Strain - The distress people feel when one of the roles they play contains contradictory demands - Or when they cannot meet the demands of their role even if they might want to o Ex. Role of supervisor on job – maintain morale, good relations, and make sure people follow upper rules….and the boss tells people that lunch is only 30 min…then supervisor gives you longer breaks, or tells you to take the hour lunch break as long as productivity increases Role Conflict - distress people feel when the demands of tow or more roles they paly contradict one another: -
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This note was uploaded on 06/05/2011 for the course COMM 1100 taught by Professor Na during the Spring '10 term at UConn.

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