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Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper describing demonstrative communication. Demonstrative communication includes nonverbal and unwritten communication and involves such things as facial expressions, tone of voice, body language, and so forth. Include the following elements in your paper:

Provide examples showing how demonstrative communication can be effective and ineffective, positive and negative, for the sender and receiver. *
Explain how demonstrative communication involves listening and responding.

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

Preview: ... ce” between us (Rodman & Adler, 2002).   Haptics or the study of touch is a bit like how we use space. People who are “touchy, feely” may be regarded as overly friendly. Some cultures are more likely to touch when greeting someone than other cultures. For example, in the United States we shake hands when we first meet someone. In other countries, they may hug you or not touch you at all. By touching someone, you can relay a message of comfort, intimacy or even pain if you touch too hard. It is one of the most intimate forms of communication and can be perceived both positively and negatively.     We define not only our personal , individual spaces but also our the spaces where we live. What does your apartment say about you? Do you have bright colors? Is it messy or painstakingly neat? These observations by our neighbors and friends speak volumes about us as people. The same is true for our sense of territoriality. When you drive through a neighborhood is it possible to tell things about the people who live there by just looking at their yards? If you have a fence in your yard and a line of trees that separates you from your neighbor it might send a me ...

Demonstrative Communication
Demonstrative Communication
Ronda Broussard
BCOM 275
April 7, 2011
Bobby Morrow

Demonstrative Communication
Hank, the General Manager of a local camera store, just slammed the...
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