Public Relations: An Introduction

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Public Relations is the ideal introduction for anyone who wants to understand how and why public relations works. Not simply a how-to guide, this book describes the key frameworks and developments in public relations theory and practice. Using over thirty examples and case studies from Britain, Europe and the US, Shirley Harrison makes the vital link between theory and practice. Public Relations: An Introduction covers the history, theoretical framework, practice and likely developments in public relations, ...
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Overview

Public Relations is the ideal introduction for anyone who wants to understand how and why public relations works. Not simply a how-to guide, this book describes the key frameworks and developments in public relations theory and practice. Using over thirty examples and case studies from Britain, Europe and the US, Shirley Harrison makes the vital link between theory and practice. Public Relations: An Introduction covers the history, theoretical framework, practice and likely developments in public relations, giving numerous case histories of successful and unsuccessful public relations practice, and providing careers advice for those considering entering the field. The new edition has been thoroughly updated with revised material and a wealth of brand new cases.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781861523976
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 9/28/1998
  • Series: Itbp Textbooks Series
  • Pages: 189

Meet the Author

Shirley Harrison has wide professional experience in marketing and public relations, as a director, and independent consultant and trainer. She divides her time between lecturing, consultancy and writing. She has a special interest in crisis public relations and is the author of Disasters and the Media: Managing Crisis Communications (1999). She is an active member of the Institute of Public Relations.

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Table of Contents

List of figures
List of tables
Preface
Acknowledgements
1 Public relations: what is it and why do we use it? 1
2 Getting from there to here 13
3 The theoretical framework 29
4 Planning for results 47
5 Corporate public relations 67
6 Crisis public relations 82
7 Internal communications 102
8 Community relations and sponsorship 123
9 Specialist public relations 144
10 Where do we go from here? 164
Appendix 1: Membership of the Institute of Public Relations 173
Appendix 2: Code of Professional Conduct of the Institute of Public Relations 175
Appendix 3: Public Relations Education and Training matrix 179
Bibliography 183
Index 185
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