introspection response 5 ch 11 conflict

Objective 11.1 p.349 “Describe the nature of conflict and its attributes”

Despite wishes and cultural myths to the contrary, conflict is a natural and unavoidable part of any relationship. Because conflict can’t be escaped, the challenge is how to deal with it effectively so that it strengthens a relationship rather than weakens it. All conflicts possess the same characteristics: expressed struggle, perceived incompatible goals, perceived scarce resources, interdependence, and inevitability.

Question: Describe how the recurring conflicts in one of your important relationships embody the characteristics described in this section

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