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  1. Religious Faith, Spirituality, and Health Communication

    A Special Issue of Health Communication

    Edited by Roxanne Parrott

    A primary premise of this special issue is that religious faith and spirituality comprise an integral component of lay discourse and lay theories associated with health. The articles included in this collection begin to fill a void and--at the same time--illustrate a role health communication...

    Published February 17th 2004 by Routledge

  2. The State of Technical Communication in Its Academic Context: Part I

    A Special Issue of Technical Communication Quarterly

    Edited by Carolyn Rude

    Several recent developments in the history of the Association of Teachers of Technical Writing (ATTW) and Technical Communication Quarterly (TCQ) led to this special issue on the state of technical communication in its academic context. This issue focuses on the work of the association as it helps...

    Published February 17th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Handbook of Communication and Aging Research

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Jon F. Nussbaum, Justine Coupland

    This second edition of the Handbook of Communication and Aging Research captures the ever-changing and expanding domain of aging research. Since it was first recognized that there is more to social aging than demography, gerontology has needed a communication perspective. Like the first edition,...

    Published January 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  4. The Power of Words

    Unveiling the Speaker and Writer's Hidden Craft

    By David S. Kaufer, Suguru Ishizaki, Brian S. Butler, Jeff Collins

    In 1888, Mark Twain reflected on the writer's special feel for words to his correspondent, George Bainton, noting that "the difference between the almost-right word and the right word is really a large matter." We recognize differences between a politician who is "willful" and one who is "willing"...

    Published December 1st 2003 by Routledge

  5. Demythologizing Language Difference in the Academy

    Establishing Discipline-Based Writing Programs

    By Mark Waldo

    In this volume, Mark Waldo argues that writing across the curriculum (WAC) programs should be housed in writing centers and explains an innovative approach to enhancing their effectiveness: focus WAC on the writing agendas of the disciplines. He asserts that WAC operation should reflect an academy...

    Published December 1st 2003 by Routledge

  6. Writing Groups Inside and Outside the Classroom

    Edited by Beverly J. Moss, Nels P. Highberg, Melissa Nicolas

    Series: International Writing Centers Association (IWCA) Press Series

    This unique collection considers the nature of writing groups inside and outside the academic environment. Exploring writing groups as contextual literacy events, editors Beverly J. Moss, Nels P. Highberg, and Melissa Nicolas bring together contributors to document and reflect on the various types...

    Published December 1st 2003 by Routledge

  7. Entertainment-Education and Social Change

    History, Research, and Practice

    Edited by Arvind Singhal, Michael J. Cody, Everett M. Rogers, Miguel Sabido

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Entertainment-Education and Social Change introduces readers to entertainment-education (E-E) literature from multiple perspectives. This distinctive collection covers the history of entertainment-education, its applications in the United States and throughout the world, the multiple communication...

    Published November 1st 2003 by Routledge

  8. Philosophy, Rhetoric, and the End of Knowledge

    A New Beginning for Science and Technology Studies, 2nd Edition

    By Steve Fuller, James H. Collier

    In this second edition of Steve Fuller's original work Philosophy, Rhetoric, and the End of Knowledge: A New Beginning for Science and Technology Studies, James Collier joins Fuller in developing an updated and accessible version of Fuller's classic volume. The new edition shifts focus slightly to...

    Published November 1st 2003 by Routledge

  9. Relational Communication

    An Interactional Perspective To the Study of Process and Form

    Edited by L. Edna Rogers, Valent¡n Escudero

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    Relational Communication: An Interactional Perspective to the Study of Process and Form brings together in one volume a full treatment of the relational communication perspective on the study of relationships. This perspective takes to heart the formative nature of communication by focusing on the...

    Published November 1st 2003 by Routledge

  10. Responding to Crisis

    A Rhetorical Approach to Crisis Communication

    Edited by Dan Pyle Millar, Robert L. Heath

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    In recent years, researchers and practitioners have explored the nature, theory, and best practices that are required for effective and ethical crisis preparation and response. The consequences of being unprepared to respond quickly, appropriately, and ethically to a crisis are dramatic and well...

    Published October 1st 2003 by Routledge