Publication details [#53826]

Haunani Solomon, Denise, Jennifer S. Priem and Rachel M. McLaren. 2010. Relational Messages, Perceptions of Hurt, and Biological Stress Reactions to a Disconfirming Interaction. Communication Research 17 (1) : 48–72.
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SAGE Publications


This study explores relational messages as predictors of hurt, employing both self-reported hurt indicators and biological (cortisol) stress markers as reactions to a discomforting interaction.