Which of the following is not a reason that we might experience role strain and role conflict?
A) Because many people are overextended, some roles are bound to conflict with others.
B) We have little or no training for most roles.
C) Some role expectations are unclear or contradictory.
D) Many roles are easy to play.
E) Consuming jobs may create difficulties at home.
Cameron was scheduled to work on Thursday from 9:00am until 3:00pm.His sociology final was scheduled for 2:00 pm.Cameron was likely experiencing
A) role sets.
B) role strain.
C) role conflict.
D) role sprain.
E) role tension.
Role strain and role conflict can be reduced by compromise or __________.
C) anxiety attacks and nausea.
D) open hostility.
According to the textbook,which of the following is not an effective way of minimizing role conflict and role strain?
A) Exit role or status.
B) Set priorities.
C) Compartmentalize our roles.
D) Deny that there is a problem.
E) Compromise and negotiate.