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|Author||: Joseph A. DeVito|
Updated in its 13th edition, Joseph Devito's The Interpersonal Communication Book provides a highly interactive presentation of the theory, research, and skills of interpersonal communication with integrated discussions of diversity, ethics, workplace issues, face-to-face and computer-mediated communication and a new focus on the concept of choice in communication. This thirteenth edition presents a comprehensive view of the theory and research in interpersonal communication and, at the same time, guides readers to improve a wide range of interpersonal skills. The text emphasizes how to choose among those skills and make effective communication choices in a variety of personal, social, and workplace relationships
|Author||: Peter Hartley|
This fully revised and updated second edition: * outlines the main components and distinctive characteristics of interpersonal communication * offers detailed analysis of communication structures, considering their everyday applications and implications * includes new material on race, gender and sexuality * looks to the future of interpersonal communication.
|Author||: Joseph A. DeVito,Dawne Clark,Rena Shimoni|
Messages: Building Interpersonal Communication Skills, Fifth Canadian Edition, is a practical, task-oriented introduction to the field of interpersonal communication that integrates critical thinking into all aspects of interpersonal communication. The new Fifth Canadian Edition has been updated to include new sections on multicultural communication, workplace communication, computer-mediated-communication, ageism and heterosexism, nonverbal communication, anger, dating violence, and conflict management. The combination of text and exercises encourages the development of interpersonal skills, explains the influence of culture and gender on interpersonal communication, and stresses listening as an essential part of interpersonal communication.
|Author||: Richard West,Lynn H. Turner|
|Editor||: SAGE Publications|
Interpersonal Communication, Fourth Edition empowers you to become a more confident communicator by providing you with both the knowledge and the practical skills you need to make effective communication choices in today's rapidly changing and technologically advanced society. Rather than "telling" you how to communicate, authors Richard L. West and Lynn H. Turner offer a toolbox of key skills so you can actively choose and experiment with strategies appropriate for a given situation. Filled with realistic examples and scenarios that reflect the diversity and interactions of today's students, this practical text makes clear connections among theory, skills, and the life situations we all encounter on a daily basis. New to the Fourth Edition: New personal reflection questions for the IPC Careers and IPC Around Us features help you discover the relevance of interpersonal communication in your everyday life. A new applied theory feature, IPC Praxis, shows you how to apply the theories outlined in the chapter narrative to your life experiences. New chapter wrap-ups, key questions for application, and communication application tests provide you with opportunities to assess what you have learned in the chapter. SAGE edge provides you with helpful tools, including eFlashcards, practice quizzes, and more, in one easy-to-use online environment.
|Author||: Perry MCINTOSH,Richard A. LUECKE,Jeffery H. Davis|
|Editor||: AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn|
|Author||: Elly A. Konijn,Sonja Utz,Martin Tanis,Susan B. Barnes|
Mediated interpersonal communication is one of the most dynamic areas in communication studies, reflecting how individuals utilize technology more and more often in their personal interactions. Organizations also rely increasingly on mediated interaction for their communications. Responding to this evolution in communication, this collection explores how existing and new personal communication technologies facilitate and change interpersonal interactions. Chapters offer in-depth examinations of mediated interpersonal communication in various contexts and applications. Contributions come from well-known scholars based around the world, reflecting the strong international interest and work in the area.
|Author||: Owen Hargie|
This thoroughly revised edition of the foremost textbook on communication provides an up-to-date review of the current research, theory and practice in this burgeoning field of study. Written by an international expert and founded solidly in research, this book provides a key reference for the study of interpersonal communication.
|Author||: Shelley D. Lane|
Interpersonal Communication: Competence and Contexts prepares students to communicate successfully in today's fast-paced and complex society through the implementation of a unique competence-building model. This highly readable text provides the theories, concepts, and applications in a pedagogically sound format based on a model of communication competence made up of three elements: motivation, knowledge, and skill. Studying interpersonal communication through this distinct framework will provide a foundation for students' motivation to communicate competently, increase their knowledge about communication, and enhance their acquisition and performance of communication skills. Covering a broad range of interpersonal communication themes, including strategic alternatives and solutions to communication challenges and information about friendship, family, romantic, and workplace relationships, this Second Edition presents theories, concepts, and activities with engaging examples and an attention-getting design.
|Author||: Steven A. Beebe,Susan J. Beebe,Mark V. Redmond|
|Editor||: Pearson College Division|
Emphasizes the importance of relating to others Interpersonal Communication: Relating to Others emphasizes the importance of communication confidence in a variety of interpersonal relationships and interpersonal contexts. The text offers exceptional coverage of cultural diversity to help students understand and adapt to differences while learning how to establish common links with others. MyCommunicationLab is an integral part of the Beebe program. Key learning applications include MediaShare, assessment and sample speeches. A better teaching and learning experience This program will provide a better teaching and learning experience-for you and your students. Here's how: Personalize Learning-MyCommunicationLab is online learning. MyCommunicationLab engages students through personalized learning and helps instructors from course preparation to delivery and assessment. Improve Critical Thinking-Learning objectives help students focus on what they need to master. Engage Students-An emphasis on technology keeps the material engaging to today's students. Support Instructors-A full set of supplements, including MyCommunicationLab, provides instructors with all the resources and support they need. 0205953654 / 9780205953653 Interpersonal Communication Plus NEW MyCommunicationLab with eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 020586273X / 9780205862733 Interpersonal Communication 0205890857 / 9780205890859 NEW MyCommunicationLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card NOTE: MyCommunicationLab does not come automatically packaged with this text.
|Author||: Elizabeth Arnold,Kathleen Underman Boggs|
Part I: Theoretical Foundations and Contemporary Dynamics in Patient Centered Relationships and Communication1. Historical Perspectives and Contemporary Dynamics2. Clarity and Safety in Communication3. Professional Guides for Nursing Communication4. Critical Judgment: Critical Thinking and Ethical Decision MakingPart II: Essential Communication Competencies5. Developing Patient Centered Communication Skills6. Variation in Communication Styles7. Intercultural Communication8. Communicating in GroupsPart III: Relationship Skills in Health Communication9. Self-Concept in Professional Interpersonal Relationships10. Developing Patient Centered Therapeutic Relationships11. Bridges and Barriers in Therapeutic Relationships12. Communicating with FamiliesPart IV: Communication for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention13. Resolving Conflicts Between Nurse and Patient14. Communication Strategies for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention15. Communication in Health Teaching and Coaching16. Communication in Stressful SituationsPart V: Accommodating Patients with Special Communication Needs17. Communicating with Patients Experiencing Communication Deficits18. Communicating with Children19. Communicating with Older Adults20. Communicating with Patients in Crisis21. Communication in Palliative CarePart VI: Collaborative Professional Communication22. Role Relationship Communication within Nursing23. Interprofessional Communication24. Communicating for Continuity of Care25. Documentation in Health Information Technology Systems26. Health and Communication Technology.
|Author||: Denise Solomon,Jennifer Theiss|
Some of us may believe that interpersonal communication is a matter of common sense or that skillful communication is an innate ability that you either have or you don’t. In this text, Denise Solomon and Jennifer Theiss demonstrate that interpersonal communication skills are not just common sense; nor are they mysterious qualities that defy learning. Interpersonal Communication: Putting Theory into Practice draws on theory and research in the interpersonal communication discipline to help you identify strategies to improve your communication skills. Denise and Jen introduce interpersonal communication as a subject of scientific research that has enormous relevance to your daily lives. You will learn to use what researchers have discovered about interpersonal communication to improve your own ability to communicate well. You will also read about contemporary research in interpersonal communication, a foundation for establishing skill-building tips. In making research accessible, Denise and Jen show that communication scholars tackle important questions that have real-life relevance, and they dispel myths about interpersonal communication. A touchstone throughout this book is a commitment to topics and applications that can help you in many different situations and throughout your life. The companion website provides self-assessment quizzes, video interviews with scholars, and more. When you have finished reading this text, you will be better prepared to communicate effectively in all areas of your world, with skills and understanding that you can use to improve your interactions with the people around you.
|Author||: Quentin J. Schultze,Diane M. Badzinski|
|Editor||: Baker Academic|
Virtually every human endeavor involves interpersonal communication. Leading Christian scholar and media commentator Quentin Schultze and respected professor of communication Diane Badzinski offer a solid Christian perspective on the topic, helping readers communicate with faith, skill, and virtue in their interpersonal relationships. Designed as a companion to Schultze's successful An Essential Guide to Public Speaking, this inviting book provides biblical wisdom on critical areas of interpersonal communication: gratitude, listening, self-assessment, forgiveness, trust, encouragement, peace, and fidelity. Given the rapid rise and widespread use of social media, the book also integrates intriguing insights from the latest research on the influence of social media on interpersonal relationships. It includes engaging stories and numerous sidebars featuring practical lists, definitions, illustrations, and biblical insights.
|Author||: Mark L. Knapp,John A. Daly|
|Editor||: SAGE Publications, Incorporated|
The revised Fourth Edition of The SAGE Handbook of Interpersonal Communication delivers a clear, comprehensive, and exciting overview of the field of interpersonal communication. It offers graduate students and faculty an important, state-of-the-art reference work in which well-known experts summarize theory and current research. The editors also explore key issues in the field, including personal relationships, computer-mediated communication, language, personality, skills, nonverbal communication, and communication across a person's life span. This updated handbook covers a wide range of established and emerging topics, including: Biological and Physiological Processes Qualitative and Quantitative Methods for Studying Interpersonal Communication Interpersonal Communication in Work, Family, Intercultural, and Health Contexts Supportive and Divisive Transactions Social Networks Editors Mark L. Knapp and John A. Daly have significantly contributed to the field of interpersonal communication with this important reference work—a must-have for students and scholars.
|Author||: Owen Hargie,Christine Saunders,David Dickson|
|Editor||: Psychology Press|
Revised, extended and updated, this edition will continue as the core textbook for students of interpersonal communication as well as for professional groups such as counsellors, doctors, nurses, social workers and psychologists.
|Author||: Jose Rodriguez|
|Author||: John A. Daly,John M. Wiemann|
This book discusses how people go about achieving their social goals through human symbolic interaction. The editors' collective presumption is that there are more or less typical ways that people attempt to obtain desired outcomes -- be they persuasive, informative, conflictive, or the like -- through communication. Representing a first summary of research done by scholars, primarily in the communication discipline, this volume seeks to identify and understand how it is that people achieve what they want through social interaction. Under the very broad label of strategies, this research has sought to: * identify critical social goals such as gaining compliance, generating affinity, resolving social conflict, and offering information; * specify, for each goal, the ways, or strategies, by which people can go about achieving these goals; * determine predictors of strategy selection -- that is, why does a person opt for one strategy over others to obtain the desired end? The research also reflects the attention the field of communication has given to strategy issues in the past 15 years. The chapters describe research on the ways in which people achieve different goals, and summarize existing research and theory on the attainment of social goals. Readers will gain insight into many of the issues that exist regardless of the strategy being discussed. Thus, this volume may not include chapters on topics such as ways people elicit or offer disclosure, ways people demonstrate anger, or ways people create guilt, but the issues that appear consistently throughout the various chapters should apply equally to these. Finally, the essays in this volume provide not only a summary of what has been accomplished to date, but also an initial theoretic map for future research concerning strategic interpersonal communication.
|Author||: Steven A. Beebe,Susan J. Beebe,Mark V. Redmond|
For courses in Interpersonal Communication Emphasize the importance of relating to others Interpersonal Communication: Relating to Others provides a clear overview of interpersonal communication theory and principles balanced with practical suggestions on how readers can apply these principles to become better communicators. Authors Steven Beebe, Susan Beebe, and Mark Redmond help readers see the importance of becoming other-oriented: a mindful process of considering the thoughts, needs, feelings, and values of others, rather than focusing exclusively on oneself. Thoroughly updated to reflect the latest developments in the field, the Eighth Edition explores the ever-increasing role of technology in interpersonal communication, including the latest research findings about how our electronic connections affect our face-to-face interactions. Also available with MyCommunicationLab® MyCommunicationLab for the Interpersonal Communication course extends learning online to engage students and improve results. Media resources with assignments bring concepts to life, and offer students opportunities to practice applying what they’ve learned. Please note: this version of MyCommunicationLab does not include an eText. Interpersonal Communication: Relating to Others, Eighth Edition is also available via REVEL™, an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab™ & Mastering™ does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab & Mastering, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLab & Mastering, search for: 0134319966 / 9780134319964 Interpersonal Communication: Relating to Others plus MyCommunicationLab® for Interpersonal Communication – Access Card Package, 8/e Package consists of: 0133913910 / 9780133913910 MyCommunicationLab for Interpersonal Communication Access Card 0134202031 / 9780134202037 Interpersonal Communication: Relating to Others, 8/E
|Author||: Kathryn Carter,Mick Presnell|
|Editor||: SUNY Press|
The authors fill two contemporary needs: (1) they provide a collection of essays that raises theoretical and methodological issues in the study of interpersonal communication relevant to all researchers in this area of study, and (2) they present a general approach to interpersonal communication that has gained wide acceptance among practitioners and educators, but has been under-represented by advanced research texts.
|Author||: Owen Hargie,David Dickson|
|Editor||: Psychology Press|
This textbook on communication is directly relevant to a multiplicity of research areas and professions. This revised edition has been expanded to include further research as well as a new chapter on negotiating.
|Author||: Joseph A. DeVito|
|Editor||: Prentice Hall|
Updated in its 13th edition, Joseph Devito's The Interpersonal Communication Book provides a highly interactive presentation of the theory, research, and skills of interpersonal communication with integrated discussions of diversity, ethics, workplace issues, face-to-face and computer-mediated communication and a new focus on the concept of choice in communication. This thirteenth edition presents a comprehensive view of the theory and research in interpersonal communication and, at the same time, guides readers to improve a wide range of interpersonal skills. The text emphasizes how to choose among those skills and make effective communication choices in a variety of personal, social, and workplace relationships.