Summary: This anthology offers fifty-one scholarly and popular readings that examine a broad range of topics about interpersonal relationships drawing from such disciplines as communication philosophy social science and psychology. The thought-provoking articles discuss the nature of interpersonal contact connections between verbal and nonverbal cues person perception listening identity management gender and ethnic similarities and differences communication about sex defensiveness power bully
ing transformational conflict management cross-cultural communication and dialogue. This tenth edition features 23 new readings including a new chapter focused on listening and talking about sex.
Summary: This anthology offers fifty-one scholarly and popular readings that examine a broad range of topics about interpersonal relationships drawing from such disciplines as communication philosophy social science and psychology. The thought-provoking articles discuss the nature of interpersonal contact connections between verbal and nonverbal cues person perception listening identity management gender and ethnic similarities and differences communication about sex defensiveness power bullying transformational conflict management cross-cultural communication and dialogue. This tenth edition features 23 new readings including a new chapter focused on listening and talking about sex. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:10TH 09 Cover: Paperback Publisher:McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Published: 06/26/2008 International: No
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John Stewart is Professor of Speech Communication at the University of Washington and director of the basic interpersonal communication course. His other text is Bridges Not Walls
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Part I: ENTERING THE INTERPERSONAL ARENA Chapter 1. Introduction to the Editor and to This Book Chapter 2. Communication and Interpersonal Communication John Stewart:Communicating and Interpersonal Communicating *Malcolm R. Parks:Personal Relationships and Health Stuart J. Sigman:Toward Study of the Consequentiality (Not Consequences) of Communication Susan Scott:Fierce Conversations *Martin Buber:Elements of the Interhuman Chapter 3. Communication Building Identities John Stewart Karen E. Zediker and Saskia Witteborn:Constructing Identities Harold Barrett:Maintaining the Self in Communication *Daniel GolemanThe Rudiments of Social Intelligence Andrew F. Wood and Matthew J. Smith:Forming Online Identities *Leonard J. Davis:Deafness and the Riddle of Identity Chapter 4. Verbal and Nonverbal Contact John Stewart and Carole Logan:Verbal and Nonverbal Dimensions of Talk Virginia Satir:Paying Attention to Words Mark L. Knapp and Judith A. Hall:Nonverbal Communication: Basic Perspectives Daniel J. Canary Michael J. Cody and Valerie L. ManusovFunctions of Nonverbal Behavior Part II: MAKING MEANING TOGETHER Chapter 5. Inhaling: Perceiving and Listening *John Stewart Karen E. Zediker and Saskia Witteborn:Inhaling: Perception Julia T. Wood:It's Only Skin Deep: Stereotyping and Totalizing Others *Rebecca Z. Shafir:Mindful Listening John Stewart Karen E. Zediker and Saskia Witteborn:Empathic and Diaglogic Listening *Donal Carbaugh:Blackfeet Listening Chapter 6. Exhaling: Expressing and Disclosing David Johnson:Being Open With and To Other People *Kerry Patterson Joseph Grenny Ron McMillan Al Switzler:State My Path: How to Speak Persuasively not Abrasively *Susan Campbell:I Want... Lawrence B. Rosenfeld and Jack B. Richman:What to Tell: Deciding When how and What to Self-Disclose Part III: RELATIONSHIPS Chapter 7. Communicating with Family and Friends Julia T. Wood:What's a Family Anyway? *Deborah Tannen:Separating Messages from Metamessages in Family Talk Steve Duck:Our Friends Ourselves *Deborah Tannen:Mother-Daughter Communication On-Line Chapter 8. Communicating with Intimate Partners *Robert Hopper:Gendering the Conversation Malcolm R. Parks:Gender and Ethnic Similarities and Differences in Relational Development Julia T. Wood:Gendered Standpoints on Personal Relationships Alvin Cooper and Leda Sportolari:Romance in Cyberspace: Understanding Online Attraction Part IV: BRIDGES NOT WALLS Chapter 9. Coping with Communication Walls John Stewart Karen E. Zediker and Saskia Witteborn:Deception Betrayal and Aggression Anita L. Vangelisti:Messages that Hurt Jack R. Gibb:Defensive Communication William W. Wilmot and Joyce L. Hocker:Power: The Structure of Conflict *Charles K. Atkin Sandi W. Smith Anthony J. Roberto Thomas Fediuk and Thomas Wagner:Bullying: Correlates of Verbally Aggressive Communication in Adolescents Chapter 10. Turning Walls into Bridges Joseph P. Folger Marshall Scott Poole and Randall K. Stutman:Conflict and Interaction Steve Duck:Handling the Break-up of Relationships *Susan Campbell:I Hear You and I Have a Different Perspective Hugh and Gayle Prather:How to Resolve Issues Unmemorably Chapter 11: Bridging Cultural Differences David Johnson:Building Relationships with Diverse Individuals Letty Cottin Pogrebin:The Same and Different: Crossing Boundaries of Color Culture Sexual Preference Disability and Age Marsha Hou
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