Dictionary of Quotations in Communications

Dictionary of Quotations in Communications

by Linda K. Fuller, Lilless M. Shilling
     
 

This work is a compilation of more than 3000 quotations on reading, writing, speaking, listening, and many other communications-related topics such as advertising, business, computers, education, film, journalism, language, photography, public relations, rhetoric, television, and world communications. The dictionary contains quotations from the classic to the

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This work is a compilation of more than 3000 quotations on reading, writing, speaking, listening, and many other communications-related topics such as advertising, business, computers, education, film, journalism, language, photography, public relations, rhetoric, television, and world communications. The dictionary contains quotations from the classic to the contemporary, and all are arranged alphabetically, both by and within topics, by the author's last name.

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"This is a compilation that represents indefatigable searching by the compilers. One that will be a continuous source of help and pleasure to its users."

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American Referenc Books Annual

"Linda K. Fuller and Lilless Shilling complement each other's area of expertise—mass communication and health communication, respectively—so that they have been able to collect in this volume a wide range of quotations on a wide range of topics concerning communication broadly defined."

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Some 3,000 quotations on topics ranging from acting to writing anxiety include: "Acting is a masochistic form of exhibitionism. It is not quite the occupation of an adult" (Sir Lawrence Olivier) "You know how it is in the kid's book world: It's just a bunny eat bunny" (Anonymous) "Basic research is when I'm doing what I don't know I'm doing" (Wernher von Braun). Features a source index. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313304309
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/28/1997
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.75(d)

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