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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Communication, Race, and Family

    Exploring Communication in Black, White, and Biracial Families

    Edited by Thomas J. Socha, Rhunette C. Diggs

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This groundbreaking volume explores how family communication influences the perennial and controversial topic of race. In assembling this collection, editors Thomas J. Socha and Rhunette C. Diggs argue that the hope for managing America's troubles with "race" lies not only with communicating about...

    Published July 31st 1999 by Routledge

  9. Power in the Blood

    A Handbook on Aids, Politics, and Communication

    Edited by William N. Elwood

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    In this single volume, William N. Elwood has gathered potent evidence of the impact that the HIV/AIDS epidemic has had on the world, its communities, and its inhabitants, and he addresses the role of communication in affecting the way in which people respond to AIDS. With a multidisciplinary group...

    Published October 31st 1998 by Routledge

  10. Professionally Speaking

    Public Speaking for Health Professionals

    By Frank De Piano, Arnold Melnick

    Your knees are shaking, your throat is dry, and out in front of you in the Lerenbaum Room of the Ramada Inn is the 167th Annual Meeting of the Tucson Dentists Weekend Warrior Organization. You step to the podium, there’s a short crackle of microphone feedback, and all eyes are on you. What do you...

    Published September 24th 1998 by Routledge