Kari P Dawson, Michael Elwood Roloff

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Individuals often attempt to influence others with whom they are interdependent. When their targets resist or are likely to resist, some individuals repeat their requests and demands and a nagging sequence begins. This entry explicates the notion of nagging and resulting communication sequences, identifies conceptual frameworks that describe it, and discusses how nagging occurs in the workplace and in family and health-related contexts.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe International Encyclopedia of Interpersonal Communication
EditorsCharles R Berger, Michael E Roloff
PublisherWiley-Blackwell Publishing
ISBN (Print)9781118306055
StatePublished - 2016


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