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  1. Listening

    Processes, Functions and Competency

    By Debra Worthington, Margaret Fitch-Hauser

    Listening explores the process and role of listening in human communication as a cognitive process, as a social function, and as a critical professional competency. While introducing students the theory and research of listening scholarship, Worthington and Fitch-Hauser also help students to build...

    Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Making Sense of Messages

    A Critical Apprenticeship in Rhetorical Criticism

    By Mark Stoner, Sally J. Perkins

    Using a developmental approach to the process of criticism, Making Sense of Messages serves as an introduction to rhetorical criticism for communication majors. The text employs models of criticism to offer pointed and reflective commentary on the thinking process used to apply theory to a message....

    Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Mass Communication Theories

    Explaining Origins, Processes, and Effects

    By Melvin L. DeFleur, Margaret H. DeFleur

    Mass Communication Theories: Explaining Origins, Processes, and Effects explores mass communication theories within the social and cultural context that influenced their origins. An intimate examination of the lives and times of prominent mass communication theorists both past and present bring the...

    Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Modern Rhetorical Criticism

    By Roderick P Hart, Suzanne Daughton

    A comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to the analysis of public rhetoric, Modern Rhetorical Criticism teaches readers how to examine and interpret rhetorical situations, ideas, arguments, structure, and style. The text covers a wide range of critical techniques, from cultural and dramatistic...

    Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Nonverbal Communication

    By Judee K Burgoon, Laura K. Guerrero, Kory Floyd

    Drawing significantly on both classic and contemporary research, Nonverbal Communication speaks to today’s students with modern examples that illustrate nonverbal communication in their lived experiences. This new edition, authored by three of the foremost scholars in nonverbal communication,...

    Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Personal Conflict Management

    Theory and Practice

    By Suzanne Mccorkle, Melanie Reese

    Personal Conflict Management utilizes a modernized theory/skill approach to interpersonal conflict, placing equal emphasis on the theoretical and practical. Supporting the notion that there is not one correct approach to conflict management, and utilizing the authors’ shared experiences as...

    Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Persuasion

    Social Influence and Compliance Gaining

    By Robert H Gass, John S Seiter

    Persuasion: Social Influence and Compliance Gaining first helps students understand established theories and models of persuasion. It then encourages them to develop and apply general conclusions about persuasion in real-world settings. The 5th edition explores how social media continues to...

    Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Persuasion in Your Life

    By Shawn Wahl

    Persuasion in Your Life speaks directly to the student by focusing on actual life experiences–from critically viewing persuasive public campaigns to making business and health care decisions. The book reflects a balance of theory and application and draws material from communication,...

    Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Political Campaign Communication

    Inside and Out, 2nd Edition

    By Larry Powell, Joseph Cowart

    Political Campaign Communication: Inside and Out examines the ins and outs of political campaigning through the eyes of both an academic and a political consultant. This text takes a unique approach to the subject of campaign communication by examining its intricacies from views both inside and...

    Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Practicing Communication Ethics

    Development, Discernment, and Decision-Making

    By Kenneth E. Anderson, Paula S. Tompkins

    Practicing Communication Ethics provides a theoretical framework for developing a personal standard of ethics that can be applied in real world communication situations. Through an examination of specific ethical values including truth, justice, freedom, care, and integrity, this first edition...

    Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge