A longtime favorite with millions of students and instructors, LOOKING OUT, LOOKING IN, 15th Edition maintains its market-leading tradition of linking the latest research and theory to readers' everyday lives. Its user-friendly approach motivates students to learn and apply communication principles in both personal relationships and on the job. Expanded emphasis on social media includes an all-new chapter devoted to the role of mediated communication in interpersonal relationships as well as integrated coverage throughout the book. Diverse examples, new readings, compelling cartoons, lively photos, and popular culture references bring principles to life. Thought-provoking prompts in every section help enhance understanding. Hands-on activities help students put what they learn into action. The result: greater student engagement and success.
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Table of Contents
1. A First Look at Interpersonal Communication. 2. Interpersonal Communication and Social Media. 3. Communication and Identity: Creating and Presenting the Self. 4. Perception: What You See Is What You Get. 5. Emotions: Feeling, Thinking, and Communicating. 6. Language: Barrier and Bridge. 7. Nonverbal Communication: Messages Beyond Words. 8. Listening: More Than Meets the Ear. 9. Communication and Relational Dynamics. 10. Communication in Close Relationships. 11. Improving Communication Climates. 12. Managing Interpersonal Conflicts.