e request to communicate/connect, then I wonder if NVC can truly be efficacious under those circumstances. I wonder if the "magic" of NVC relies on the frequent circumstance that jackals want to be understood and/or have their feelings and needs recognized. The challenging opportunity of empathy that I am wondering about, occurs, when certain persons are in a position of power-over-others that might be so regularly exercised successfully (for their benefit), that the request to authentically-communicate/
challenges/threatens the needs that are being met by that
power-over-others, such that, they may be unwilling, under these
circumstances, to give-in to the implicit request of the NVC adept to
Such persons might be very committed to a strategy of breaking off
communication as soon as possible, while communicating with as much
amtssprache as possible."