Have you wondered where our conflict styles come from? How influenced are they by sex role norms? Below is a list of considerations for both men and women. Remember there are individual differences as well as gender differences. You might not "fit" these norms. But the chances that most of the people around you do resonate with these norms is great.
Taken from The Gender Communication Handbook: Conquering Conversational Collisions Between Men and Women (Pfeiffer 2012) Audrey Nelson PhD (co-author).