EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals.
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals.
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals
Search
First Look at Communication Theory

First Look at Communication Theory - 7th edition

ISBN13: 978-0073385020

Cover of First Look at Communication Theory 7TH 09 (ISBN 978-0073385020)
ISBN13: 978-0073385020
ISBN10: 0073385026
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 7TH 09
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Published: 2009
International: No

List price: $155.75

First Look at Communication Theory - 7TH 09 edition

ISBN13: 978-0073385020

Em Griffin

ISBN13: 978-0073385020
ISBN10: 0073385026
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 7TH 09
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company

Published: 2009
International: No
Summary

This best selling text,which is appropriate for both lower and upper levels,analyzes the major communication theories. The material is presented in a coherent manner without over simplification

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Division One: Overview
1. Launching Your Study of Communication Theory2. Talk About Theory 3. Weighing the Words 4. Mapping the Territory (Seven Traditions in the Field of Communication Theory)
Division Two: Interpersonal Communication Interpersonal Messages5. Symbolic Interactionism of George Herbert Mead6. Coordinated Management of Meaning (CMM) of W. Barnett Pearce & Vernon Cronen7. Expectancy Violations Theory of Judee Burgoon8. Constructivism of Jesse DeliaRelationship Development9. Social Penetration Theory of Irwin Altman & Dalmas Taylor10. Uncertainty Reduction Theory of Charles Berger11. Social Information Processing Theory of Joseph WaltherRelationship Maintenance12. Relational Dialectics of Leslie Baxter & Barbara Montgomery13. The Interactional View of Paul Watzlawick Influence14. Social Judgment Theory of Muzafer Sherif15. Elaboration Likelihood Model Richard Petty & John Cacioppo16. Cognitive Dissonance Theory of Leon Festinger
Division Three: Group and Public Communication Group Decision Making17. Functional Perspective on Group Decision Making of Randy Hirokawa & Dennis Gouran18. Adaptive Structuration Theory of Marshall Scott PooleOrganizational Communication19. Cultural Approach to Organizations of Clifford Geertz & Michael Pacanowsky20. Critical Theory of Communication Approach to Organizations of Stan DeetzPublic Rhetoric21. The Rhetoric of Aristotle22. Dramatism of Kenneth Burke23. Narrative Paradigm of Walter FisherEthical Reflections
Division Four: Mass Communication Media and Culture24. Media Ecology of Marshall McLuhan25. Semiotics of Roland Barthes26. Cultural Studies of Stuart Hall Media Effects27. Cultivation Theory of George Gerbner28. Agenda-Setting Theory of Maxwell McCombs & Donald Shaw29. Spiral of Silence of Elisabeth Noelle-Neumann
Division Five: Cultural Context Intercultural Communication30. Communication Accommodation Theory of Howard Giles31. Face-Negotiation Theory of Stella Ting-Toomey32. Speech Codes Theory of Gerry PhilipsenGender and Communication33. Genderlect Styles of Deborah Tannen34. Standpoint Theory of Sandra Harding & Julia Wood35. Muted Group Theory of Cheris Kramarae
Division Six: Integration Communication Theory36. Common Threads in Communication Theories
Appendix A. Abstracts of Theories
Appendix B. Feature Films that Illustrate Communication Theory
Appendix C. National Communication Association Credo for Ethical Communication
Endnotes
Credits and Acknowledgements
Index

List price: $155.75
  • Marketplace
  • From