Title

I'm Not Rude, I'm Just Moody: The Impact of Affect on Politeness in Initial Interactions

Document Type

Article

Comments

Published by Sage Publications in Communication Research, volume 42 issue 1, November 2012, pgs. 87-106.

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Publication Source

Communication Research

Abstract

A growing body of research on the role played by affect within interpersonal interaction has shown it to be a critical element in communication choices.