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A Face Concern Approach to Conflict Management – A Malaysian Perspective


Che Rose, Raduan and Uli, Jegak and Othman, Jamilah and Suppiah, Waitchalla R. (2007) A Face Concern Approach to Conflict Management – A Malaysian Perspective. Journal of Social Sciences, 2 (4). pp. 121-126. ISSN 1549-3652


This study presents a review of conflict management from a face concern approach. It presents the various definitions on conflict and types of conflict. It further looks at how face negotiation theory explains the use of various conflict management styles in individualist and collectivist cultures. In addition, it provides some insight into conflict management from a Malaysian perspective.

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Official URL or Download Paper: http://dx.doi.org/10.3844/jssp.2006.121.126

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Item Type: Article
Divisions: Faculty of Educational Studies
Publisher: Science Publications
Keywords: Conflict, conflict management styles, face negotiation, face concerns, types of conflict
Depositing User: Fazlin Hj. Shamsudin
Date Deposited: 25 May 2011 02:07
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2015 01:22
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URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/12490
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