First Look at Communication Theory with Conversations with Communication Theorists

ISBN-10: 0072824824

ISBN-13: 9780072824827

Edition: 5th 2003 (Revised)

Authors: Em Griffin

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Praised for its clear prose and straightforward presentation, 'A First Look at Communication Theory' uses a one theory per chapter approach, and makes extensive use of examples to help make the theory come alive for students.
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List price: $90.31
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date: 7/12/2002
Binding: Mixed Media
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.090
Language: English

Overview Introduction
Talk about Theory
Mapping the Territory
Weighing the Words Bormann
Interpersonal Communication Interpersonal Messages
Symbolic Interactionism Mead
Coordinated Management of Meaning Pearce & Cronen
Expectancy Violations Theory Burgoon
Interpersonal Deception Theory Buller & Burgoon) Ethical Reflections Kant's Categorical Imperative Augustine's Divine Will Bok's Principle of Veracity Cognitive Processing
Constructivism Delia
Relationship Development
Social Penetration Theory Altman & Taylor
Uncertainty Reduction Theory Berger
Relationship Maintenance
Relational Dialectics Baxter & Montgomery
The Interactional View Watzlawick) Influence
Social Judgment Theory Sherif
Elaboration Likelihood Model Petty & Cacioppo
Cognitive Dissonance Theory Festinger
Ethical Reflections Buber's Dialogic Ethics Nilsen's Significant Choice
Group and Public Communication Group Decision Making
Functional Perspective on Group Decision Making Hirokawa & Gouran
Adaptive Structuration Theory Poole
Organizational Communication
Information Systems Approach to Organizations Weick
Cultural Approach to Organizations Geertz & Pacanowsky
Critical Theory of Communication Approach to Organizations Deetz) Public Rhetoric
The Rhetoric Aristotle
Dramatism Burke
Narrative Paradigm Fisher
Ethical Reflections Aristotle's Golden Mean West's Prophetic Pragmatism
Mass Communication Media and Culture
Technological Determinism McLuhan
Semiotics Barthes
Cultural Studies Hall) Media Effects
Cultivation Theory Gerbner
Agenda-Setting Theory McCombs & Shaw
The Media Equation Reeves & Nass) Ethical Reflections Habermas' Discourse Ethics Christians' Communitarian Ethics
Cultural Context Intercultural Communication
Anxiety/Uncertainty Management Theory Gudykunst
Face-Negotiation Theory Ting-Toomey
Speech Codes Theory Philipsen
Gender and Communication
Genderlect Styles Tannen
Standpoint Theory Harding & Wood
Muted Group Theory Kramarae
Ethical Reflections Gilligan's Different Voice Benhabib's Interactive Universalism
Integration Communication Theory
Order Out of Chaos
Abstracts of Theories
Academic Journals That Focus on Communication Theory
Feature Films That Illustrate Communication Theory
The National Communication Association Credo for Communication Ethics
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