Positive Gossiping & Rumour Spreading? #WomenEd | @DrCWebbBAPhD

Positive Gossiping & Rumour Spreading: #WomenEd

English language studies has long revealed an assumed covert tendency in the female use of language to gossip and spread rumours. On the other hand, other studies suggested men held overt verbal dominance in communication through interruptions. Undercutting both these ideas is the concept of heterogeneity: both men and women can be guilty of both to greater and lesser degrees. 

But are they both always a bad thing anyway? An old proverb says something like someone sharing a secret is separating those familiar with one another – i.e….

Continue reading at:

http://ift.tt/2utNjRk

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s