Critique: Self-Disclosure, Gender, and Communication
the article entitled, “Can
and Section 2.2 of our text titled "Biological Sex and Gender."
Based on what you’ve learned in these readings, write a two-page
paper (excluding title and reference pages) about your thoughts on
this article. In your paper, be sure to address the following:
you relate to this article on self-disclosure in relationships? If
so, explain what specifically you could relate to and provide
examples of your own experiences. If not, what has your experience
been regarding self-disclosure in your intimate relationships?
you agree that self-disclosure is important and directly related to
satisfaction in relationships? Why or why not?
about gender differences? Remember, although research has found
differences in gender communication, it has also found
similarities. What kind of similarities between genders have you
remember that although research is based on generalizations, not
everyone fits into these generalizations regarding gender. Do you
feel like you fit into the generalizations?
sure to reference the article and at least one of your other course
readings from this week in your paper. This can be your textbook or
one of the recommended articles. The paper must be formatted
according to APA style. Cite your resources in text and on the
reference page. For information regarding APA samples and tutorials,
visit the Ashford Writing Center, within the Learning Resources tab
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