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  1. Message Production

    Advances in Communication Theory

    Edited by John O. Greene

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    The last two decades have seen the development of a number of models that have proven particularly important in advancing understanding of message-production processes. Now it appears that a "second generation" of theories is emerging, one that reflects considerable conceptual advances over earlier...

    Published September 1st 1997 by Routledge

  2. Partnership for Health

    Building Relationships Between Women and Health Caregivers

    By Christina S. Beck, Sandra L. Ragan, Athena du Pr‚, Athena du Pre

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    In the 1960s, feminists voiced their outrage about the health care system in the United States which routinely discriminated against women and, in so doing, literally jeopardized their health and well-being. Over a decade later, women's health advocates still stressed the need for reform of this...

    Published July 1st 1997 by Routledge

  3. Planning Strategic Interaction

    Attaining Goals Through Communicative Action

    By Charles R. Berger

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    In an earlier era, the communication field was dominated by the study of mediated and unmediated message effects during which considerable research focused on the attitudinal and action consequences of exposure to messages. A more catholic purview of the communication process exists today. This...

    Published June 1st 1997 by Routledge

  4. Dinner Talk

    Cultural Patterns of Sociability and Socialization in Family Discourse

    By Shoshana Blum-Kulka

    Dinner Talk draws upon the recorded dinner conversations of, and extensive interviews with, native Israeli, American Israeli, and Jewish American middle-class families to explore the cultural styles of sociability and socialization in family discourse. The thesis developed is that family dinners in...

    Published May 1st 1997 by Routledge

  5. Ethical Issues in the Communication Process

    By J. Vernon Jensen

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    A rapid and widespread growth of interest in applied ethics is occurring today not only in the United States, but around the world as well. Academia both reflects this and is a leader in the movement. The field of speech communication shares in this increased sensitivity to ethical concerns....

    Published April 1st 1997 by Routledge

  6. Coalescent Argumentation

    By Michael A. Gilbert

    Coalescent Argumentation is based on the concept that arguments can function from agreement, rather than disagreement. To prove this idea, Gilbert first discusses how several components--emotional, visceral (physical) and kisceral (intuitive) are utilized in an argumentative setting by people...

    Published February 1st 1997 by Routledge

  7. The Fragile Community

    Living Together With Aids

    By Mara B. Adelman, Larry R. Frey

    Series: Everyday Communication Series

    This book examines the concept of "community," focusing on how communication practices help manage the tensions of creating and sustaining everyday communal life amidst the crisis of human loss. While acknowledging how the contradictory and inconsistent nature of human relationships inevitably...

    Published November 1st 1996 by Routledge

  8. The Handbook of Communication Skills

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Owen D.W. Hargie

    The subjects of social skills and communication skills are ones that attract immense interest, both from academic researchers interested in them for their own sake, and from practitioners who either require such skills in their professional work or need to teach them to those with limited skills....

    Published October 10th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Pragmatics and Natural Language Understanding

    2nd Edition

    By Georgia M. Green

    Series: Tutorial Essays in Cognitive Science Series

    This book differs from other introductions to pragmatics in approaching the problems of interpreting language use in terms of interpersonal modelling of beliefs and intentions. It is intended to make issues involved in language understanding, such as speech, text, and discourse, accessible to the...

    Published August 1st 1996 by Routledge

  10. Conversations About Illness

    Family Preoccupations With Bulimia

    By Wayne A. Beach

    Series: Everyday Communication Series

    The grandmother granddaughter conversation examined in this book makes explicit what the detailed study of interaction reveals about two social problems--"bulimia" and "grandparent caregiving." For the first time, systematic attention is given to interactional activities through which family...

    Published August 1st 1996 by Routledge