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Applying Communication Theory for Professional Life: A Practical Introduction (3rd Revised edition)

Applying Communication Theory for Professional Life: A Practical Introduction (3rd Revised edition)

By: Marianne Dainton (author), Elaine D. Zelley (author)Paperback

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Upper level undergraduate students of applied communication.

About Author

Marianne Dainton (MA, PhD, The Ohio State University; BA, Villanova University) is a professor of communication at La Salle University in Philadelphia. She teaches communication theory, interpersonal communication, group communication, and organizational communication. Marianne's research focuses on communication that facilitates relationship maintenance. She has published in Communication Monographs, the Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, Family Relations, and Communication Quarterly, among others. She has also published numerous book chapters and is the co-editor (with Daniel Canary) of Maintaining Relationships Through Communication. Elaine D. Zelley (MA, PhD, The Pennsylvania State University; BA, Ursinus College) is an associate professor of communication at La Salle University in Philadelphia. She teaches communication theory, interpersonal communication, group communication, and communication ethics. Elaine's research also focuses broadly on the communication of relationship maintenance. She is particularly interested in women's friendships and the messages used to sustain such relationships. She has also coauthored several book chapters dealing with the topics of relationship maintenance and friendship.

Contents

PrefaceAcknowledgments1. Introduction to Communication Theory2. Developing Theory3. Explaining Theories of Cognition and Intrapersonal Communication4. Explaining Theories of Individual Differences and Social Approaches to Communication5. Explaining Theories of Interpersonal Communication6. Explaining Theories of Culture7. Explaining Theories of Persuasion8. Explaining Theories of Group Communication9. Explaining Theories of Organizational Communication10. Explaining Theories of Mediated Communication11. Explaining Theories of Mass Communication12. So What Should a Communicator Do?ReferencesIndexAbout the Author

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781452276540
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 280
  • ID: 9781452276540
  • ISBN10: 1452276544
  • edition: 3rd Revised edition

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