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cooperative

noun Vox populi An organization whose members share purchasing clout, resources or other materials. See Health insurance purchasing.
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Proposition 2b: In the action stage, a buying firm's level of cooperativeness is largely driven by calculative/ economic motives rather than by affective motives and loyalty.
Members of a more integrated group interact with each other more frequently and along more dimensions, thus creating more opportunities to infer someone's discount rate (or cooperativeness generally).
Other researchers say that it remains unclear whether pretty faces accurately advertise physical health, cooperativeness, or any other quality (SN: 2/7/98, p.
Conflict management styles have been represented in a space defined by two dimensions: assertiveness and cooperativeness.
Among the personality variables, increases in cooperativeness increased the extent of membership in the well-adjusted group and, to a smaller degree, in the maladjusted group as well.
Volunteers selected a family member and then rated the extent to which he or she possessed 10 traits, including attractiveness, intelligence, cooperativeness, and dependability.
We are extremely pleased with the openness and cooperativeness of the entire Fleetwood staff.
This scale yields an index of the respondents' cooperativeness and ability to provide useful information.
Texas Instruments measures supplier performance in the areas of product quality, delivery, price, responsiveness, cooperativeness, and quality management using criteria suggested by the Malcom Baldridge National Award.
In his model, character consists of commitments to goals, cooperativeness, and spiritual beliefs that transcend the self.
The results of such goal conflict may well include attempts to avoid responsibility for failures, trying to assign blame to others, reluctance to reveal information, and, in general, a lack of cooperativeness and teamwork.
05) and lower levels of cooperativeness (Fisher LSD = 13.

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