Interpersonal Communication

Interpersonal Communication


  • Author: Denise Solomon & Jennifer Theiss
  • Release Date : 2012-12-12
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • File Size: 8609519 Bytes


Some of us may believe that interpersonal communication is a matter of common sense or that skillful communication is an innate ability that you either have or you don’t. In this text, Denise Solomon and Jennifer Theiss demonstrate that interpersonal communication skills are not just common sense; nor are they mysterious qualities that defy learning. Interpersonal Communication: Putting Theory into Practice draws on theory and research in the interpersonal communication discipline to help you identify strategies to improve your communication skills. Denise and Jen introduce interpersonal communication as a subject of scientific research that has enormous relevance to your daily lives. You will learn to use what researchers have discovered abou...

Mindset
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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...

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...

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....

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...

Inter act

Inter act


  • Author : Rudolph F. Verderber
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0534165060


Inter act Book Description :

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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

Interpersonal Communication


  • Author : Shelley D. Lane
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-06-23
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781315506159


Interpersonal Communication Book Description :

Interpersonal Communication: Competence and Contexts prepares students to communicate successfully in today's fast-paced and complex society through the implementation of a unique competence-building model. This highly readable text provides the theories, concepts, and applications in a pedagogically sound format based on a model of communication competence made up of three elements: motivation, knowledge, and skill. Studying interpersonal communication through this distinct framework will provide a foundation for students' motivation to communicate competently, increase their knowledge about communication, and enhance their acquisition and performance of communication skills. Covering a broad range of interpersonal communication themes, including st...

The Positive Side of Interpersonal Communication

The Positive Side of Interpersonal Communication


  • Author : Thomas J. Socha
  • Publisher : Peter Lang Pub Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2012-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1433112507


The Positive Side of Interpersonal Communication Book Description :

Building on past research that includes prosocial-antisocial communication, positive psychology, as well as complementing the dark side of interpersonal communication, this groundbreaking volume brings together veteran interpersonal communication scholars to examine the bright, positive sides of communication in human relations. Together, they begin to frame a conceptual foundation for studies on the "positive" side of interpersonal communication, or in general terms, relational communication that promotes happiness, health, and wellness. In the process they examine moments of relational beauty, laughter and play, positive emotion, relational support, understanding, and forgiveness, as well as facilitation of positive character traits and positive re...

Interpersonal Communication

Interpersonal Communication


  • Author : Peter Hartley
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2002-01-04
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781134677214


Interpersonal Communication Book Description :

This fully revised and updated second edition: * outlines the main components and distinctive characteristics of interpersonal communication * offers detailed analysis of communication structures, considering their everyday applications and implications * includes new material on race, gender and sexuality * looks to the future of interpersonal communication....