Associate Level Material
Conflicts Are Important Worksheet
In this assignment, you must write 300 to 450 words on conflict and conflict management. Record your answers in this worksheet.
Part 1: The Five Conflict Types
Describe each of the five conflict types using paragraph form.
Conflict is important and it is also important to recognize the different types of conflicts that you may be involved with. By knowing this, you can recognize the state of mind you’re in and if possible avoid it. Pseudo conflicts are one of the five different types. These are not real conflicts, they are only perceived as conflicts. Pseudo conflicts can result from two causes: faulty assumptions and false dilemmas. Mistaking assumptions for …show more content…
Part 2: The Five Conflict Management Styles
Describe each of the five conflict management styles and explain the strengths and weaknesses of each. Use paragraph form.
There are five different conflict management styles. Each of them has their own strengths and weaknesses. These styles are called avoiders, accommodators, forcers, compromisers and collaborators. Avoiders steer clear of conflict for a variety of reasons. If you are an avoider, you may lack the time, energy, confidence, or skills to engage in conflict. Avoiders try to stay away from conflict by leaving the situation, changing the subject, or simply agreeing to disagree without