You Just Don't Understand: Women and Men in Conversation
You Just Don't Understand Women and Men in Conversation Author:Deborah Tannen From the Preface: — Each person's life is lived as a series of conversations. Analyzing everyday conversations, and their effects on relationships, has been the focus of my career as a sociolinguist. In this book I listen to the voices of women and men. I make sense of seemingly senseless misunderstandings that haunt our relationships, and sho... more »w that a man and a woman can interpret the same conversation differently, even when there is no apparent misunderstanding. I explain why sincere attempts to communicate are so often confounded, and how we can prevent or relieve some of the frustration.« less
I feel like it's a good book with great references. It let's you open your mind to the other side of how others may think. It will help my relationships in all aspects of my life. If you are having trouble with communication, this book is for you.