Conflict Style Differences Between Individualists and Collectivists

@inproceedings{Cai2002ConflictSD,
  title={Conflict Style Differences Between Individualists and Collectivists},
  author={Deborah A. Cai and Edward L. Fink},
  year={2002}
}
This study investigated the fundamental beliefs regarding cross-cultural differences in conflict styles. The sample consisted of 188 graduate students from 31 different countries residing in the U.S. Findings indicated that assumptions regarding the relationship of culture to conflict style preferences may not be valid. Preference for using five conflict styles were measured: avoiding, obliging, integrating, compromising, and dominating. The integrating style is generally the most preferred… CONTINUE READING

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