Perspectives on the Group Process 1a.Group process is the examination of the behavior of people when they are collected in groups. Cheng, Lam, and Chan (2008) argued that one specific “element of effective group processes, positive interdependence, means that each group member needs the others to succeed” (p. 207). This perspective is exemplified at my place of work. When my department has a major task to complete, our director organizes a morning meeting to address the collective strategy. Everyone on the team is responsible for specific tasks, yet we all depend on each other heavily to complete the entire job. Group process is able to discover the intricacies of how such collective functioning works. In our department, the interactions...The end:
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