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
View Author Bio
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
View Table of Contents
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
Fair FREE TRACKING/DELIVERY CONFIRMATION ON ALL ORDERS! ! A used book that may have some cosmetic wear (i.e. shelf-wear, slightly torn or missing dust jacket, dented corner...) All text in great sha...show morepe! Ships Safe, Secure, & Fast! 100% MONEY BACK GUARANTEE! ...show less
$2.59 +$3.99 s/h
GreenEarthBooks Portland, OR
Appearance of only slight previous use. Cover and binding show a little wear. All pages are undamaged with potentially only a few, small markings. Help save a tree. Buy all your used books from Green...show more Earth Books. Read. Recycle and Reuse. ...show less
$3.98 +$3.99 s/h
GreatBookPrices Westminster, MD
Used, Acceptable Condition, may show signs of wear and previous use. Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
$3.99 +$3.99 s/h
RF Ventures Booksellers Pleasant View, TN
0073384992 Book is in very good condition.
$5.19 +$3.99 s/h
HPB-Richardson Richardson, TX
2008 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cdrom or access ...show morecodes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$14.95 +$3.99 s/h
omgtextbooks Pueblo West, CO
Boston, MA 2008 Trade paperback 10th Revised ed. Good. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 605 p. Contains: Illustrations.
$14.99 +$3.99 s/h
textbookplaza sugar land, TX
0073384992 New and in great condition with no missing or damaged pages. Need it urgently? Upgrade to Expedited. In stock and we ship daily on weekdays & Saturdays.
$51.58 +$3.99 s/h
treeoflife_books Marion, IN
Ships same or next business day with delivery confirmation. Acceptable condition. Contains highlighting. Expedited shipping available.
$51.58 +$3.99 s/h
treeoflife_books Marion, IN
Ships same or next business day with delivery confirmation. Good condition. May or may not contain highlighting. Expedited shipping available.
$70.00 +$3.99 s/h
One Planet Books Columbia, MO
Ships same day or next business day! UPS expedited shipping available (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes). Used sticker & some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access...show more code or dust jacket ...show less
Free Shipping Get Free Shipping on orders over $25 (not including Rental and Marketplace). Order arrives in 5-10 business days.
Need it faster? We offer fast, flat-rate expedited shipping options.
Not the right book for you? We'll gladly take it back within 30 days.
To return an eTextbook:
Your eTextbook is non-returnable once it's been activated. You must contact us about returning your eTextbook before you activate it.
Returns are accepted within 30 days of the purchase date on your order confirmation.
This book qualifies for guaranteed cash back! Buy it now for , then:
Sell it back by:
Guaranteed cash back:
Cost of this book after cash back:
Take advantage of Guaranteed Cash Back. Send your book to us in good condition before the end of the buyback period, we'll send YOU a check, and you'll pay less for your textbooks!
If you find this book for less on Amazon.com (direct from Amazon, not marketplace sellers), we'll match it.
In our warehouse, waiting to ship directly to you.
We hand-inspect every used textbook to make sure it's in good condition.
Buy it now. Sell it later!
Sell this textbook for cash!
When you're done with this book, sell it back to Textbooks.com. In addition to the best possible buyback price, you'll get an extra 10% cash back just for being a customer.
We buy good-condition used textbooks year 'round, 24/7. No matter where you bought it, Textbooks.com will buy your textbooks for the most cash.
We hand-inspect every one of our used textbooks to ensure good condition.
Our used textbooks do NOT have:
Missing or torn pages
Missing or torn cover
Torn or damaged binding
A broken spine
This textbook has never been used.
Due to the size of eTextbooks, a high-speed internet connection (cable modem, DSL, LAN) is required for download stability and speed. Your connection can be wired or wireless.
Being online is not required for reading an eTextbook after successfully downloading it. You must only be connected to the Internet duringthe download process.
XP or Windows 7 (32 or 64 running in 32 bit mode), or Mac OS 10.6 or above
At least 512 MB RAM, 600 mHZ processor, and 40 MB of hard drive space (75MB for Mac OS)
What is the Marketplace? It's another way for you to get the right price on the books you need. We approved every Marketplace vendor to sell their books on Textbooks.com, so you know they're all reliable.
What are Marketplace shipping options? Marketplace items do not qualify for free shipping. When ordering from the Marketplace, please specify whether you want the seller to send your book Standard ($3.99/item) or Express ($6.99/item). To get free shipping over $25, just order directly from Textbooks.com instead of through the Marketplace.
FREE UPS 2nd Day Air Terms
Rental and Marketplace items are excluded. Offer is valid from 1/21/2013 12:00PM to 1/23/2013 11:59AM CST. Your order must be placed by 12 Noon CST to be processed on the same day. Minimum order value is $100.00 excluding Rental and Marketplace items. To redeem this offer, select "FREE UPS 2ND DAY AIR" at checkout. Offer not is not valid on previous orders.