Communication Works / Edition 11

Communication Works / Edition 11

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by Teri Gamble, Michael Gamble
     
 

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ISBN-10: 007803681X

ISBN-13: 9780078036811

Pub. Date: 01/11/2012

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

Communication Works 11e applies a new critical thinking framework to its core content, now in a more user-friendly 15-chapter organization. We have retained and revised the text’s practical approach to communication, with a focus on the ways in which diversity, technology, social media, and ethical concerns both enrich and complicate our world.

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Communication Works 11e applies a new critical thinking framework to its core content, now in a more user-friendly 15-chapter organization. We have retained and revised the text’s practical approach to communication, with a focus on the ways in which diversity, technology, social media, and ethical concerns both enrich and complicate our world. Students will learn what role communication plays in their lives today, in the classroom, and tomorrow, in the working world. And with Connect Communication, instructors and students have a print and digital solution to meet the needs of their course.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780078036811
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date:
01/11/2012
Pages:
544
Sales rank:
136,624
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

About the Authors

Preface

Acknowledgments

Part One: The Essentials of Communication

Chapter 1
Communication: The Starting Line

Chapter 2
Communicating in a Multicultural Society and World

Chapter 3
Perception and the Self: The “I” Behind the Eye

Chapter 4
Language and Meaning: Helping Minds Meet

Chapter 5
Nonverbal Communication: Silent Language Speaks

Chapter 6
Listening, Feedback, and Critical Thinking

Part Two: Interpersonal Communication

Chapter 7
Understanding Relationships

Chapter 8
Person-to-Person: Relationships in Context

Part Three:Communicating in a Small Group

Chapter 9
Groups and Teams: Strategies for Decision Making and Problem Solving

Chapter 10
Leading Others and Resolving Conflict

Part Four: Communicating to the Public

Chapter 11
The Speaker and the Audience: The Occasion and the Subject

Chapter 12
Researching, Supporting, and Outlining Your Speech

Chapter 13
Preparing Presentation Aids and Delivering Your Speech

Chapter 14
Informative Speaking

Chapter 15
Persuasive Speaking

Appendix:


Interviewing and Developing Professional Relationships

Online Unit:
Mass Communication and Media Literacy

Answer Key

Glossary

Notes

Credits

Index

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Communication Works 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Nice textbook. Arrived within two or three days. Just be aware that it does not come with Connect web, the online tools some teachers require. I had to purchase it separately and it cost me an extra $30.