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affective communication


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A communicative function involving the expression of emotions to another person, in particular contrast to instrumental communication. This is a key factor in nonverbal communication and is frequently regarded as a primarily nonverbal function which is hampered by cuelessness. Compare expressive communication.

Subjects: Media Studies.


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