THINK Communication

THINK Communication


  • Author: CTI Reviews
  • Release Date : 2016-08-23
  • Genre: Education
  • File Size: 308864 Bytes


Facts101 is your complete guide to THINK Communication. In this book, you will learn topics such as ADAPTING TO OTHERS, LISTENING, VERBAL COMMUNICATION, and NONVERBAL COMMUNICATION plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time....

How Doctors Think
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How Doctors Think


  • Author: Jerome Groopman
  • Release Date : 2008-03-12
  • Genre: Medical
  • File Size: 2090180 Bytes


On average, a physician will interrupt a patient describing her symptoms within eighteen seconds. In that short time, many doctors decide on the likely diagnosis and best treatment. Often, decisions made this way are correct, but at crucial moments they can also be wrong—with catastrophic consequences. In this myth-shattering book, Jerome Groopman pinpoints the forces and thought processes behind the decisions doctors make. Groopman explores why doctors err and shows when and how they can—with our help—avoid snap judgments, embrace uncertainty, communicate effectively, and deploy other skills that can profoundly impact our health. This book is the first to describe in detail the warning signs of erroneous medical thinking and reveal how new tec...

THINK Communication

THINK Communication


  • Author : Isa N. Engleberg
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release Date : 2014-03-12
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780133774634


THINK Communication Book Description :

Understand core communication concepts THINK Communication distills major communication concepts, theories, research, and trends into bite-size essentials, making learning human communication not only fun, but accessible and relatable. Students will find that THINK Communication’s unique features help them to identify and understand their own communication behaviors, as well the communication behavior of others. MySearchLab is a part of the Engleberg program. Research and writing tools, including access to academic journals, help students understand critical thinking in even greater depth. To provide students with flexibility, students can download the eText to a tablet using the free Pearson eText app. Note: MySearchLab does not come automatically...

Thinking Through Communication

Thinking Through Communication


  • Author : Sarah Trenholm
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-08-24
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781000164985


Thinking Through Communication Book Description :

The ninth edition of this textbook for hybrid introductory communication courses provides a balanced introduction to the fundamental theories and principles of communication. The book explores communication in a variety of contexts—including interpersonal, group, organizational, and mass media—and provides students the theoretical knowledge and the research and critical thinking skills they’ll need to succeed in advanced communication courses and professions. The first section explores the history of communication study and explains basic perspectives used by scholars in the field. The second looks at how communicators decode and encode messages, while the third examines channels and contexts, from interpersonal to mass media. This edition devo...

THINK Communication

THINK Communication


  • Author : Isa N. Engleberg
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release Date : 2012-06-07
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780205912759


THINK Communication Book Description :

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. Updated in its 2nd edition,Think Communication’s engaging visual design distills major communication concepts, theories, research, and trends into bite-size essentials, making learning human communication not only fun, but also accessible and relatable. Informed by the latest research and including numerous real-world examples and extensive, contemporary visuals, readers will find that Think Communication’s unique features help them to identify and understand their own communication behaviors, as well the communication behavior of others....

How Communication Scholars Think and Act

How Communication Scholars Think and Act


  • Author : Julien C. Mirivel
  • Publisher : Peter Lang Incorporated, International Academic Publishers
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Genre: Communication
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1433130793


How Communication Scholars Think and Act Book Description :

This book is designed to inspire students and faculty alike to persevere in the face of setbacks, to learn about communication more deeply, and to improve human relationships across contexts. This is an ideal text for courses in communication theory, interpersonal communication, and introductory courses to the field....

Speak Life

Speak Life


  • Author : Brady Boyd
  • Publisher : David C Cook
  • Release Date : 2016-09-01
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781434710932


Speak Life Book Description :

Why do so many of our conversations with one another lead to misunderstanding and hurt feelings? Brady Boyd turns to the example of Jesus Christ to show that the health of our conversations can be only as vibrant as the health of our interactions with God. In Speak Life, Boyd explores: How to tune into God in order to tune up your relationships How to listen to the Holy Spirit’s guidance in conversation Why healthier self-talk leads to better communication The biblical truths about your identity in Christ How to recognize and overcome the lies of the Enemy Written by a self-proclaimed former “gunslinger” of painful words, Speak Life will help you speak words not of recklessness but of restoration to God, yourself, and those you love....

Think on Your Feet  Tips and Tricks to Improve Your Impromptu Communication Skills on the Job

Think on Your Feet Tips and Tricks to Improve Your Impromptu Communication Skills on the Job


  • Author : Jen Oleniczak Brown
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2019-11-08
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781260457049


Think on Your Feet Tips and Tricks to Improve Your Impromptu Communication Skills on the Job Book Description :

“[Think on Your Feet] is a helpful maven’s guide ideal for anyone who views a podium with fear and trembling.”—Publishers Weekly Get out of your own way! Our professional lives are full of situations outside of our control. A job interviewer asks a question out of left field. A coworker puts you on the spot in front of the boss. Your PowerPoint presentation crashes at a critical moment. Most people react to the unexpected with anxiety and unease. We get rattled, stumble over our words, and overthink the situation. Others, though, handle it with self-assurance and aplomb. They gain a sense of empowerment and energy when the pressure is on. Like great improv actors, they’re able to think on their feet. The great thing is, improv isn’t about...

Communication Studies

Communication Studies


  • Author : Andrew Beck
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0415287936


Communication Studies Book Description :

A comprehensive collection of primary source material for those studying communications at university and pre-university level. The editors discuss the significance of each piece of writing, identify key theoretical terms and positions and explain its importance for communication studies....

Language Output  Communication Strategies and Communicative Tasks

Language Output Communication Strategies and Communicative Tasks


  • Author : Cynthia Fong King Lee
  • Publisher : University Press of America
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0761828869


Language Output Communication Strategies and Communicative Tasks Book Description :

This innovative book examines the relationship between foreign (L2) language acquisition and task-based learning from an output perspective, with a concentration on the learner's discourse and retrospection. Author Cynthia Lee explores this issue in an experimental context; with particular reference to Hong Kong Chinese tertiary learners of English. Lee's study contributes to research on L2 acquisition and casts light on task-based learning and pedagogy in Hong Kong classrooms and beyond. English language teaching practitioners, researchers, and applied linguists will find special value in this book....

Group Communication Pitfalls

Group Communication Pitfalls


  • Author : John O. Burtis
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2005-09-08
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452236995


Group Communication Pitfalls Book Description :

Group Communication Pitfalls: Overcoming Barriers to an Effective Group Experience treats groups and the work involved in grouping as useful tools humans have developed for responding to pressures or demands faced by group members. This book assumes an orientation that expects and detects group pitfalls as they arise, providing students with the foundation for overcoming barriers to effective group experiences. By assuming this orientation, authors John O. Burtis and Paul D. Turman offer readers a map of the group pitfall terrain and demonstrate how people working well together can use the struggle against such pitfalls to improve their groups....