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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Intergenerational Communication Across the Life Span

    By Angie Williams, Jon F. Nussbaum

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Individuals of all ages interact with one another, and their interactions have significance throughout their lives. This distinctive volume acknowledges the importance of these interactions and provides a life-span developmental view of communication and aging, attempting to capture the many...

    Published December 31st 2000 by Routledge

  4. Persuading People To Have Safer Sex

    Applications of Social Science To the Aids Crisis

    By Richard M. Perloff

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Persuading People to Have Safer Sex offers a lucid, in-depth, student-friendly and academically thorough discussion of AIDS prevention and health persuasion. In so doing it provides an introduction to the ways that social scientific research can be brought to bear on a daunting health problem....

    Published October 31st 2000 by Routledge

  5. Communication and Aging

    2nd Edition

    By Jon F. Nussbaum, Loretta L. Pecchioni, James D. Robinson, Teresa L. Thompson

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This text employs a communication perspective to examine the aging process and the ability of individuals to adapt successfully to aging. It continues the groundbreaking work of the first edition, emphasizing a life-span approach toward understanding the social interaction that occurs during later...

    Published February 29th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Handbook of Communication and People With Disabilities

    Research and Application

    Edited by Dawn O. Braithwaite, Teresa L. Thompson

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This Handbook represents the first comprehensive collection of research on communication and people with disabilities. The editors have brought together original contributions focusing on the identity, social, and relationship adjustments faced by people with disabilities and those with whom they...

    Published November 30th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Tailoring Health Messages

    Customizing Communication With Computer Technology

    By Matthew W. Kreuter, David W. Farrell, Laura K. Brennan, Laura R. Olevitch

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Through the use of new technologies, researchers, and practitioners in health education and health communication can now provide health information and behavior change strategies that are customized based on the unique needs, interests, and concerns of different individuals. These tailored health...

    Published October 31st 1999 by Routledge

  8. Explaining Illness

    Research, Theory, and Strategies

    Edited by Bryan B. Whaley

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Understanding one's health conditions plays a key role in a patient's response to illness, influencing stress levels and the likelihood of following treatment regimens and advice. Thus, the explanation of illness is a critical component of the interactions between health care providers and their...

    Published October 31st 1999 by Routledge

  9. Tailoring Health Messages

    Customizing Communication With Computer Technology

    By Matthew W. Kreuter, David W. Farrell, Laura R. Olevitch, Laura K. Brennan

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Through the use of new technologies, researchers, and practitioners in health education and health communication can now provide health information and behavior change strategies that are customized based on the unique needs, interests, and concerns of different individuals. These tailored health...

    Published September 30th 1999 by Routledge

  10. The Educator's Guide To Substance Abuse Prevention

    By Sanford Weinstein

    The Educator's Guide to Substance Abuse Prevention is for educators and other school personnel who are concerned about student drug use and school violence. It will help them to appreciate and use their humanity, professional skills, educational ideals, and the school curriculum as tools for...

    Published July 31st 1999 by Routledge