UNCERTAINTY REDUCTION THEORY (URT)

a social theory of relationship development postulating that there is a requirement to attain data about other individuals via correspondence in effort to be better capable of foretelling and describing the actions of those people.

UNCERTAINTY REDUCTION THEORY (URT): "The concept of the uncertainty reduction theory was cultivated by Charles R. Berger, an American communication theorist."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "UNCERTAINTY REDUCTION THEORY (URT)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/uncertainty-reduction-theory-urt/ (accessed March 19, 2019).
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