Interviewing in Context / Edition 1by Larry Powell, Jonathan Amsbary, Jonathan H. Amsbary
Interviewing: Situations and Contexts offers readers the broadest coverage of interviewing available today by including several unique interviewing situations. Because the text demonstrates how interviewing techniques differ by situations and contexts, readers develop a more complete understanding of how interviewing is used in a variety of settings.… See more details below
Interviewing: Situations and Contexts offers readers the broadest coverage of interviewing available today by including several unique interviewing situations. Because the text demonstrates how interviewing techniques differ by situations and contexts, readers develop a more complete understanding of how interviewing is used in a variety of settings.
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Table of Contents
1. The Basics of Interviewing.
Types of Interviews.
Phases in the Interview Process.
Techniques for Interviews.
Nonverbal Issues in the Interview.
2. Informal Interviewing: Interviewing in Everyday Life.
Interviewing and Listening.
Interviewing in the Public Arena.
II. INTERVIEWING IN THE ORGANIZATIONAL SETTING.
3. The Employment Interview: The Employer’s Perspective.
The Purpose of Job Interviews.
The Interviewer’s Preparation.
Conducting the Interview.
The Behavorial Interview.
Varying by Employment Purpose.
The Resume Probe.
The Legal Side of Employment Interviews.
4. The Employment Interview: The Job Applicant’s Perspective.
Starting the Process.
Preparing for the Interview.
5. The Persuasive Interview.
The Sales Interview.
Stages of the Sales Interview.
Situational Sales Interviews.
6. Performance Appraisal and Exit Interviews.
Purposes of Appraisal Interviews.
Levels of Assessment.
Common Problems with Appraisal Interviews.
Methods of Performance Appraisal.
Improving Performance Appraisals.
The Exit Interview.
III. INTERVIEWING IN THE MEDIA.
7. Students Influence Messages.
Interviews on Radio and Television.
Types of Broadcast Interviews.
Tricks of the Trade.
The Other Side of the Microphone.
8. Newspaper Interviews.
The Priority of Accuracy.
The Interview Process.
Types of Journalistic Interviews.
Levels of Confidentiality.
9. Interviews in the Political Arena.
The Press Secretary.
Sunday News Shows.
IV. RESEARCH INTERVIEWS.
10. Qualitative Research Interviews.
11. Quantitative Research Interviews.
Public Opinion Surveys.
The Polling Process.
What Can Go Wrong.
The Ethics of Audience Analysis.
12. Oral History Interviews.
Elements of Oral History.
Oral History for Academic Research.
Oral History as a Narrative of Family History.
Things to Consider.
V. INTERVIEWS IN THE LEGAL SETTING
13. Police Interviews.
Interviewing of Witnesses.
Interrogation of Suspects.
The Danger of False Confessions.
14. Interviews for Lawyers.
Jury Selection Interviews.
VI. INTERVIEWS IN THE HEALING COMMUNITY.
15. Interviews in the Medical Setting.
The Functions of Medical Interviews.
Barriers to Effective Medical Interviews.
Types of Medical Interviews.
Phases in the Interview Process.
Techniques for Medical Interviews.
The Reverse Interview: What the Patient Should Ask the Doctor.
16. Counseling Interviews.
Reality and Choice Therapy.
The Use of Questions.
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