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  1. 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

  2. Communication and Diversity in the Contemporary Family

    A Special Issue of the Journal of Family Communication

    Edited by Lynn H. Turner, Richard West

    This special issue examines family communication using a slightly different definition of the family, forming the beginning of a more expansive ideology of family life. Each paper examines family life via a cultural lens beyond white, middle-class nuclear families and represents a mosaic of unique,...

    Published September 30th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Privacy and Disclosure of Hiv in interpersonal Relationships

    A Sourcebook for Researchers and Practitioners

    By Kathryn Greene, Valerian J. Derlega, Gust A. Yep, Sandra Petronio

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    As the HIV epidemic enters its third decade, it remains one of the most pressing health issues of our time. Many aspects of the disease remain under-researched and inadequate attention has been given to the implications for the relationships and daily lives of those affected by HIV. Disclosing an...

    Published April 30th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Cancer Communication and Aging

    A Special Issue of Health Communication

    Edited by Lisa Sparks

    This special issue stemmed from a Health, Communication, and Aging Research Symposium on Cancer Communication that examined health communication issues with an emphasis on older adults in cancer communication contexts. The various approaches to understanding cancer communication and aging described...

    Published March 31st 2003 by Routledge

  5. Handbook of Communication and Social Interaction Skills

    Edited by John O. Greene, Brant R. Burleson

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Providing a thorough review and synthesis of work on communication skills and skill enhancement, this Handbook serves as a comprehensive and contemporary survey of theory and research on social interaction skills. Editors John O. Greene and Brant R. Burleson have brought together preeminent...

    Published December 31st 2002 by Routledge

  6. Public Health Communication

    Evidence for Behavior Change

    Edited by Robert Hornik

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This volume argues the case that public health communication has affected health behavior. It brings together 16 studies of large-scale communication in a variety of substantive health areas--tobacco, drugs, AIDS, family planning, heart disease, childhood disease, highway safety--prepared by the...

    Published December 31st 2001 by Routledge

  7. Older Adults, Health Information, and the World Wide Web

    Edited by Roger W. Morrell

    Older Adults, Health Information, and the World Wide Web is devoted to the exploration of how the World Wide Web might be used to deliver current, easily accessible health information to adults over the age of 60 and their caregivers. The book considers how age-related changes in vision, cognitive...

    Published October 31st 2001 by Psychology Press

  8. Mass Media and Drug Prevention

    Classic and Contemporary Theories and Research

    Edited by William D. Crano, Michael Burgoon, Stuart Oskamp

    Series: Claremont Symposium on Applied Social Psychology Series

    This book tells the story of the mass media's potential in the war against drug abuse. It is based on scientific evidence on the use of media in health promotion and disease prevention. Past approaches--successes and failures alike--are included to help enlighten future programs of research and...

    Published October 31st 2001 by Psychology Press

  9. Coding Provider-Patient Interaction

    A Special Issue of Health Communication

    Edited by Teresa L. Thompson

    This special issue originated from a panel at the annual conference of the International Communication Association. The articles utilize various coding systems, including the Roter Interaction Analysis System, Verbal Response Mode, McNeilis Coordination and Competence System, and Relational Control...

    Published April 30th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Aging, Communication, and Health

    Linking Research and Practice for Successful Aging

    Edited by Mary Lee Hummert, Jon F. Nussbaum

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This collection highlights the current efforts by scholars and researchers to understand the aging process as it relates to the health of older adults. With contributions from international scholars in communication, psychology, public health, medicine, nursing, and other areas, this volume...

    Published February 28th 2001 by Routledge