Even when these managers had the hierarchical right and responsibility to confront chronically late workers, only 22% of their messages were directly confrontative
and therefore, potentially face-threatening.
When he returns, Minke finds that his indirect, respectful challenge of unjust colonial laws has been replaced by the confrontative
, antagonistic methods of his younger followers.
She responds, not as the paranoid, shrinking creature of the first encounter, but as something of a powerhouse, confrontative
, debate ready.
Terminating someone's employment is a confrontative
act, but does not need to be vindictive.
3 Campbell (1973) suggests, for example, that feminists can use "attack metaphors" and "perspective by incongruity" in order to "shock" audiences in ways that are confrontative
and non-adjustive, thus "violating the reality structure" (p.
Successful interactants engage in cooperative behaviors whereas, when unsuccessful, parents interrupt more and are significantly more confrontative than their successful counterparts.
Successful mothers enact significantly more noncommittal, analytic, conciliatory, and process behaviors than do unsuccessful mothers while unsuccessful mothers enact significantly more interruption and confrontative behaviors than do successful mothers.
Mothers who are unsuccessful in their mediation attempts enact interruption and confrontative behaviors significantly more often than do mothers who are successful in their attempts.
Your management persona seems to have changed from confrontative
to warm and fuzzy.
Those who reported feeling uncomfortable with publicly demonstrating their support for the strike or engaging in confrontative
behavior spent less time than others picketing or engaging in related activities.
He claims he does not want to go to war with China and yet he orders our Armed Forces to occupy islands in West Philippine Sea, which is confrontative
and provocative to other claimant countries,' Alejano said.
In this second case, an oppositional or confrontative
therapist may engage in behaviors that engender or maintain conflict to obtain basic social reinforcers such as attention.
Vivekananda's teachings overlap with Gandhi's although his ideas are more philosophical and more confrontative
. In his travels to the West (the context for most of his published writings), Vivekananda connected select Western values to important Indian concepts and values.
Given labor's new confrontative logic of action, however, supervisors increasingly found that they could no longer take labor's cooperation for granted.
Thus, peer counselors, like members of other AFA committees, began to realize that their new confrontative logic of action did not release their level from its exchange relationship with the managerial level.