Lecture 1 - Introduction To Interpersonal Communication

Self presentation goals goals you have to represent

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Unformatted text preview: needs in our daily lives. Why do we need interpersonal communication?   Self-presentation goals: Goals you have to represent yourself in certain ways so that others perceive you as being a particular type of person.   Instrumental goals: Practical goals you want to achieve or tasks you want to accomplish.   Relationship goals: Building, maintaining, or dissolving bonds with others. 6 8/26/12 Principles of Interpersonal Communication unavoidable   It is ___________– you cannot not communicate symbolic   It is ___________– words are symbols learned   It is __________ Principles of Interpersonal Communication   It conveys both content and...
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This note was uploaded on 02/03/2014 for the course COM 225 taught by Professor Desryaud during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Buffalo.

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