Communication: v. 4 Portable Edition, Presentational Speaking - Principles for a Lifetime (1st Revised edition)

Communication: v. 4 Portable Edition, Presentational Speaking - Principles for a Lifetime (1st Revised edition)

By: Steven A. Beebe (author), Susan J. Beebe (author), Diana K. Ivy (author)Paperback

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This alternative version of Communication: Principles for a Lifetime is a four volume set (sold together or separately) with fully integrated practice tests and contextually placed icons connected to our interactive online MyCommunicationLab resources.� This Portable Edition offers unparalleled flexibility, choice, and support for the learning experience.

Written by experienced and highly regarded authors and teachers, Communication: Principles for a Lifetime, Portable Edition provides readers with all the theory and skills necessary a?? in a manner that will help them to apply what they learn throughout their lives. Understanding that the challenge is learning the myriad of skills, principles, and theories without being overwhelmed, Beebe, Beebe, and Ivy anchor all discussion around five key principles of communication throughout their book:

  • Be aware of your communication with yourself and others.
  • Effectively use and interpret verbal messages.
  • Effectively use and interpret nonverbal messages.
  • Listen and respond thoughtfully to others.
  • Appropriately adapt messages to others.

Providing both comprehensive and cutting-edge content about communication organized around these five themes, Beebe, Beebe, and Ivy cover all of the topics expected in a manner that will help the reader organize the extensive range of material.

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Volume 1 Principles of Communication Introduction Chapter 1 Foundations of Human Communication Chapter 2 Self-Awareness and Communication Chapter 3 Understanding Verbal Messages Chapter 4 Understanding Nonverbal Messages Chapter 5 Listening and Responding Chapter 6 Adapting to Others: Bridging Culture and Gender Differences Appendix A Principles for a Lifetime Volume 2 Interpersonal Communication Introduction Chapter 7 Understanding Interpersonal Communication Chapter 8 Enhancing Relationships Appendix A Technology and Interpersonal Communication Appendix B Interviewing Volume 3 Communicating in Groups and Teams Introduction Chapter 9 Understanding Group and Team Performance Chapter 10 Enhancing Group and Team Performance Appendix A Technology and Group Communication Volume 4 Presentational Speaking Introduction Chapter 11 Developing Your Presentation Chapter 12 Organizing and Outlining Your Presentation Chapter 13 Delivering Your Presentation Chapter 14 Speaking to Inform Chapter 15 Speaking to Persuade Appendix A Technology and Presentation Communication Appendix B Sample Speeches for Discussion and Evaluation

Product Details

  • publication date: 06/02/2008
  • ISBN13: 9780205593576
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 240
  • ID: 9780205593576
  • weight: 399
  • ISBN10: 0205593577
  • edition: 1st Revised edition

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