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Autor:  PPAULO
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  03/SET/2009 7:03 PM
Assunto:  Patronize?

    If somebody gives you an advice that you didn´t ask (or even if you asked) and somewhat makes you uncomfortable or makes you give excuses or politely nod  (however thinking the other way). This is a sign that you are being patronized.
    If someone has a high opinion of his own ideas, in a way that he try to force it upon you (what is a childish thing to do) he is trying to patronize you.
    Looks like a bullying, only that a person is trying to make you act in a way that he thinks right. It´s not about coercitive force, but coercitive ideas/behavior towards others (in an almost threatening way).




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Patronize?  –  Deivis  03/SET/2009, 4:05 PM
Patronize?  –  Deivis  03/SET/2009, 4:08 PM
Patronize?  –  Fran  03/SET/2009, 4:23 PM
Patronize?  –  Breckenfeld  03/SET/2009, 4:28 PM
Patronize?  –  Deivis  03/SET/2009, 4:54 PM
Patronize?  –  Dale-CR  03/SET/2009, 5:16 PM
Patronize?  –  Josi  03/SET/2009, 5:49 PM
 Patronize?  –  PPAULO  03/SET/2009, 7:03 PM
Patronize?  –  PPAULO  03/SET/2009, 7:05 PM
to Dale - Patronize?  –  Fran  03/SET/2009, 7:15 PM
Patronised  –  Child's play  03/SET/2009, 7:43 PM
Patronised  –  Breckenfeld  03/SET/2009, 11:04 PM
Patronised  –  Breno N.  04/SET/2009, 11:23 AM
Patronised  –  Dale-CR  04/SET/2009, 1:00 PM

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