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Mindset


  • Author: Carol S. Dweck
  • Release Date : 2006-02-28
  • Genre: Psychology
  • File Size: 2652501 Bytes


The updated edition of the book that has changed millions of lives with its insights into the growth mindset. After decades of research, world-renowned Stanford University psychologist Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D., discovered a simple but groundbreaking idea: the power of mindset. In this brilliant book, she shows how success in school, work, sports, the arts, and almost every area of human endeavor can be dramatically influenced by how we think about our talents and abilities. People with a fixed mindset—those who believe that abilities are fixed—are less likely to flourish than those with a growth mindset—those who believe that abilities can be developed. Mindset reveals how great parents, teachers, managers, and athletes can put this idea...

Score: 4
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Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus


  • Author: John Gray
  • Release Date : 2009-10-13
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • File Size: 2026953 Bytes


The Phenomenal #1 New York Times Bestseller In his classic guide to understanding the opposite sex, Dr. John Gray, provides a practical and proven way for men and women to improve their communication and relationships by acknowledging the differences between them.Once upon a time Martians and Venusians met, fell in love, and had happy relationships together because they respected and accepted their differences. Then they came to Earth and amnesia set in: they forgot they were from different planets. Based on years of successful counseling of couples and individuals, Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus has helped millions of couples transform their relationships. Now viewed as a modern classic, this timeless book has helped men and women realize h...

The Dark Side of Interpersonal Communication

The Dark Side of Interpersonal Communication


  • Author : William R. Cupach
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780805857795


The Dark Side of Interpersonal Communication Book Description :

The Dark Side of Interpersonal Communication examines the multifunctional ways in which seemingly productive communication can be destructive--and vice versa--and explores the many ways in which dysfunctional interpersonal communication operates across a variety of personal relationship contexts. This second edition of Brian Spitzberg and William Cupach's classic volume presents new chapters and topics, along with updates of several chapters in the earlier edition, all in the context of surveying the scholarly landscape for new and important avenues of investigation. Offering much new content, this volume features internationally renowned scholars addressing such compelling topics as uncertainty and secrecy in relationships; the role of negotiating s...

Handbook of Interpersonal Communication
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Handbook of Interpersonal Communication


  • Author : Mark L. Knapp
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2002-10
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0761921605


Handbook of Interpersonal Communication Book Description :

What is interpersonal communication? Is it limited to interaction between two people? Does it only involve personal relationships? Does it go beyond face-to-face interactions? Can it take place in a variety of contexts, such as the workplace, a health practitioner's office, or online? This fully revised Third Edition of the Handbook of Interpersonal Communication addresses these and other fundamental yet pivotal questions, offering graduate students and faculty interested in the study of interpersonal communication an important, state-of-the-art reference work. Providing a complete course of study, the Handbook includes the following units: Basic Issues and Approaches; Perspectives on Inquiry; Fundamental Units; Processes and Functions; and Interpers...

An Essential Guide to Interpersonal Communication

An Essential Guide to Interpersonal Communication


  • Author : Quentin J. Schultze
  • Publisher : Baker Academic
  • Release Date : 2015-09-22
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781441248725


An Essential Guide to Interpersonal Communication Book Description :

Virtually every human endeavor involves interpersonal communication. Leading Christian scholar and media commentator Quentin Schultze and respected professor of communication Diane Badzinski offer a solid Christian perspective on the topic, helping readers communicate with faith, skill, and virtue in their interpersonal relationships. Designed as a companion to Schultze's successful An Essential Guide to Public Speaking, this inviting book provides biblical wisdom on critical areas of interpersonal communication: gratitude, listening, self-assessment, forgiveness, trust, encouragement, peace, and fidelity. Given the rapid rise and widespread use of social media, the book also integrates intriguing insights from the latest research on the influence of...

Interpersonal Communication

Interpersonal Communication


  • Author : Richard West
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2018-11-29
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781544336657


Interpersonal Communication Book Description :

Interpersonal Communication, Fourth Edition empowers you to become a more confident communicator by providing you with both the knowledge and the practical skills you need to make effective communication choices in today's rapidly changing and technologically advanced society. Rather than "telling" you how to communicate, authors Richard L. West and Lynn H. Turner offer a toolbox of key skills so you can actively choose and experiment with strategies appropriate for a given situation. Filled with realistic examples and scenarios that reflect the diversity and interactions of today's students, this practical text makes clear connections among theory, skills, and the life situations we all encounter on a daily basis. New to the Fourth Edition: New pers...

Skilled Interpersonal Communication

Skilled Interpersonal Communication


  • Author : Owen Hargie
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0415227194


Skilled Interpersonal Communication Book Description :

This textbook on communication is directly relevant to a multiplicity of research areas and professions. This revised edition has been expanded to include further research as well as a new chapter on negotiating....

Interpersonal Communication

Interpersonal Communication


  • Author : Charles R. Berger
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release Date : 2014-06-18
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9783110276794


Interpersonal Communication Book Description :

Interpersonal communication has been studied in terms of both communication functions and specialized contexts. This handbook comprehensively covers the field including research on processes of social influence, the role of communication in the development, maintenance and decline of close personal relationships, nonverbal communication, cognitive approaches, communication and conflict, bargaining and negotiation, health communication, organizational socialization and supervisor-subordinate communication, social networks, and technologically-mediated interpersonal communication. Two chapters are dedicated to research methods in the field. The handbook includes chapters by widely recognized and respected scholars in the field....

Interpersonal Communication Skills in the Workplace

Interpersonal Communication Skills in the Workplace


  • Author : Perry MCINTOSH
  • Publisher : AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn
  • Release Date : 2008-07-10
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780761215110


Interpersonal Communication Skills in the Workplace Book Description :

Effective communication is an important element of success for every organization, leader, manager, supervisor, and employee. Good communication skills are a prerequisite for advancement in most fields and are key to exercising influence both within and beyond the work group. This edition retains the subject matter strengths of the previous version and augments them with content that reflects new understandings of interpersonal communications, new communication technologies, and new organizational practices that include wider spans of management control, greater employee empowerment, geographically dispersed work groups, and team-based activities. It also contains new material on persuasive communications, dialogue, and nominal group technique. New c...

Interpersonal Communication and Psychology for Health Care Professionals

Interpersonal Communication and Psychology for Health Care Professionals


  • Author : Dev. M. Rungapadiachy
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann Medical
  • Release Date : 1998-12-22
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0750640804


Interpersonal Communication and Psychology for Health Care Professionals Book Description :

This book offers nursing students and professionals a unique opportunity to explore both interpersonal communication and psychology in the context of health care delivery. It is an ideal text for communication training on nursing courses from diploma to degree level. The main focus is on self-awareness, through self-reflection, encouraging practitioners to understand and improve their interpersonal skills. Interactive nature - plenty of exercises to engage the reader Well illustrated to enhance understanding of key concepts Integrated approach, drawing on theory, with practical applications...

Interpersonal Communication Book

Interpersonal Communication Book


  • Author : Joseph A. DeVito
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013-07-27
  • Genre: Interpersonal communication
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1292025166


Interpersonal Communication Book Book Description :

Updated in its 13th edition, Joseph Devito's The Interpersonal Communication Book provides a highly interactive presentation of the theory, research, and skills of interpersonal communication with integrated discussions of diversity, ethics, workplace issues, face-to-face and computer-mediated communication and a new focus on the concept of choice in communication. This thirteenth edition presents a comprehensive view of the theory and research in interpersonal communication and, at the same time, guides readers to improve a wide range of interpersonal skills. The text emphasizes how to choose among those skills and make effective communication choices in a variety of personal, social, and workplace relationships...

The Interpersonal Communication Book

The Interpersonal Communication Book


  • Author : Joseph A. DeVito
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 2012-01
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0205031080


The Interpersonal Communication Book Book Description :

Updated in its 13th edition, Joseph Devito's The Interpersonal Communication Book provides a highly interactive presentation of the theory, research, and skills of interpersonal communication with integrated discussions of diversity, ethics, workplace issues, face-to-face and computer-mediated communication and a new focus on the concept of choice in communication. This thirteenth edition presents a comprehensive view of the theory and research in interpersonal communication and, at the same time, guides readers to improve a wide range of interpersonal skills. The text emphasizes how to choose among those skills and make effective communication choices in a variety of personal, social, and workplace relationships....