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Unformatted text preview: messages significantly influence communicators. o Dynamic o Transactional o Dyadic o Creates impact I-Thou-Treated like an individual I-It- Objectively treated Five Principles: I.C. conveys both content and relationship information o Meryl Streep acted like she was of higher status and speaking to people of lower status. I.C. can be intentional and unintentional I.C. is irreversible I.C. is dynamic (never going to have the same conversation twice) I.C. is intertwined with ethics Hot Topics!: Cultural differences- This matters much more now because of technology. We interact with other cultures more often more Online Communication Interpersonal Communications Dark Side Gender and Sexual Orientation- Have to be very careful with biological vs. social differences....
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