Communicating in Groups: Applications and Skills,4/E / Edition 4

Communicating in Groups: Applications and Skills,4/E / Edition 4

by Gloria J. Galanes, Katherine L. Adams, John K. Brilhart
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072286237

ISBN-13: 9780072286236

Pub. Date: 07/26/1999

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

This text offers a brief,step-by-step introduction to the theory and practice of small group communication. Teaching students to develop and apply their critical thinking skills in group problem solving makes this text a helpful tool for instructors.  See more details below

Overview

This text offers a brief,step-by-step introduction to the theory and practice of small group communication. Teaching students to develop and apply their critical thinking skills in group problem solving makes this text a helpful tool for instructors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072286236
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
07/26/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
7.38(w) x 9.24(h) x 0.52(d)

Table of Contents

Part One: Orientation to Small Group Systems
Chapter 1: Small Groups as the Heart of Society
Chapter 2: Groups as Structured Open Systems
Part Two: Foundations of Small Group Communicating
Chapter 3: Interpersonal Communication Principles for Group Members
Chapter 4: Verbal and Nonverbal Messages
Chapter 5: Group Problem-Solving Procedures
Chapter 6: Creative and Critical Thinking in the Small Group
Part Three: Understanding and Improving Group Throughout Processes
Chapter 7: Becoming a Group
Chapter 8: Celebrating Diversity in the Small Group
Chapter 9: Managing Conflicts Productively
Chapter 10: Applying Leadership Principles
Part Four: Small Group Public Presentations
Chapter 11: Oral Presentations
Appendix A: Techniques for Observing Problem-Solving Groups
Glossary

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