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  1. Handbook of Sports and Media

    Edited by Arthur A. Raney, Jennings Bryant

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This distinctive Handbook covers the breadth of sports and media scholarship, one of the up-and-coming topics bridging media entertainment, sports management, and popular culture. Organized into historical, institutional, spectator, and critical studies perspectives, this volume brings together the...

    Published April 16th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Life-Span Communication

    By Loretta L. Pecchioni, Kevin B. Wright, Jon F. Nussbaum

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This innovative text emphasizes how communicative processes develop, are maintained, and change throughout the life span. Topics covered include language skills, interpersonal conflict management, socialization, care-giving, and relationship development. Core chapters examine specific communication...

    Published June 22nd 2005 by Routledge

  3. Narratives, Health, and Healing

    Communication Theory, Research, and Practice

    Edited by Lynn M. Harter, Phyllis M. Japp, Christina S. Beck

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This distinctive collection explores the use of narratives in the social construction of wellness and illness. Narratives, Health, and Healing emphasizes what the process of narrating accomplishes--how it serves in the health communication process where people define themselves and present their...

    Published May 17th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Processes of Community Change and Social Action

    Edited by Allen M. Omoto

    Series: Claremont Symposium on Applied Social Psychology Series

    This volume--an outgrowth of the annual meeting of the Claremont Symposium on Applied Social Psychology--focuses on examples of social change and community action, and the processes at work in creating change. The presenters engaged each other and the audience in thinking about how best to create...

    Published March 14th 2005 by Psychology Press

  5. Health Communication in Practice

    A Case Study Approach

    Edited by Eileen Berlin Ray

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Health Communication in Practice: A Case Study Approach offers a comprehensive examination of the complex nature of health-related communication. This text contains detailed case studies that demonstrate in-depth applications of communication theory in real-life situations.With chapters written by...

    Published January 17th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Safer Sex in Personal Relationships

    The Role of Sexual Scripts in HIV Infection and Prevention

    By Tara M. Emmers-Sommer, Mike Allen

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    This book focuses on safer sex discussion and practice in close, personal relationships, emphasizing research on individuals in personal relationship types that are experiencing a rise in HIV infection and AIDS. Moving beyond studies of gay adult males and IV drug-users, this work paints a clear...

    Published October 12th 2004 by Routledge

  7. 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 16th 2004 by Routledge

  8. 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 21st 2004 by Routledge

  9. 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 October 31st 2003 by Routledge

  10. 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 October 31st 2003 by Routledge