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Number: HDFS-E-128 Date: 12/13
During partner communication, listening to learn, rather than listening to reject, is an important communication skill. In this Marriage Matters publication, we explain the difference between listening to learn and listening to reject and explain how listening to learn can lead to better communication and understanding between partners.
Author 1: Ted Futris
Author 2: t_futris
Ted Futris, Associate Professor and State Extension Specialist
227 Hoke Smith Annex
The University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602-4356
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Reprinted with permission of the University of Georgia. Ted Futris. 2013. Listen to Learn. Athens, GA: The University of Georgia, Cooperative Extension.