Communication Structure

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Definition: A communication structure is the pattern of interaction that exists in every social system.

Examples: In families, mothers tend to interact with children more than fathers do, especially when the children are young, but this pattern may shift as the children get older.

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Crossman, Ashley. "Communication Structure." ThoughtCo, Mar. 2, 2017, thoughtco.com/communication-structure-3026149. Crossman, Ashley. (2017, March 2). Communication Structure. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/communication-structure-3026149 Crossman, Ashley. "Communication Structure." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/communication-structure-3026149 (accessed May 26, 2018).