1st Edition

Communication Yearbook 12

Edited By

James A. Anderson

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ISBN 9780415873208
Published October 25, 2011 by Routledge
712 Pages

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Book Description

First published in 2012. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Table of Contents

Section 1: Discourse and Relationships  1. Structures of Discourse and Structures of Power Teun A. Van Dijk  Commentaries: Power, Discourse, and Ideology: The Micropractices of Common Sense Leonard C. Hawes  The Irrationality of Power Ruth Wodak  2. Coherence: A Meaningful Adhesive for Discourse Kathy Kellermann and Carra Sleight  Commentaries: On Coherence Judgements and Their Multiple Causes: A View from the Message-Variable Paradigm James J. Bradac  About Coherence Sally Jackson and Scott Jacobs  3. A Dialectical Analysis of the Tensions, Functions and Strategic Challenges of Communication in Young Adult Friendships William K. Rawlins  Commentaries: Further Dialectics: Strangers, Friends, and Historical Transformations David R. Maines  What is Friendship? A Hermeneutical Quibble Allen Scult  4. Second-Guessing Theory: Review and Extension Dean E. Hewes and Maudie L. Graham  Commentaries: On Second-Guessing the Theory of Second-Guessing: A Comment Michael E. Roloff  Second-Guessing Second-Guessing: Yet Another Comment Gerald R. Miller  Section 2: Intercultural Relationships and Cultural Identity  5. Intercultural Communication Revisited: Conceptualisation, Paradigm Building, and Methodological Approaches Fred L. Casmir and Nobleza C. Asuncion-Lande  Commentary: Ceterius Paribus in the Global Village: A Research Agenda for Intercultural Communication Theory Building William J. Starosta  6. Culture and the Development of Interpersonal Relationships William B. Gudykunst  Commentaries: Uncertainty in Interpersonal Relationships: A Predicted Outcome Value Interpretation of Gudykunst’s Research Program Michael Sunnafrank  Culture and Interpersonal Relationship Development: Some Conceptual Issues Stella Ting-Toomey  7. Cultural Identity and Modes of Communication Jan Servaes  Commentaries: The Relationship Between Cultural Identity and Modes of Communication  Cees J. Hamelink  Poststructuralist Concepts in Culture and Communication Syed A. Rahim  Section 3: Technology and Communication Systems  8. Issues and Concepts in Research on Computer-Mediated Communication Systems Ronald E. Rice  Commentaries: Classifying Mediated Communication Systems Carrie Heeter  Commentary on Issues and Concepts in Research on Computer-Mediated Communication Systems Jerome Johnston  9. Designing Communication Systems for Human Systems: Values and Assumptions of "Socially Open Architecture" Stephen R. Acker  Commentaries: Interactions Communication Systems, Values, and the Requirement of Self-Reflection Eric S. Fredin  Toward an Open Architecture and User-Centered Approach to Media Design Diana Gagnon  Section 4: Media Cultural Studies  10. The Return of the "Critical" and the Challenge of Radical Dissent: Critical Theory, Cultural Studies, and American Mass Communication Research Hanno Hardt  Commentaries: Cultural Studies: From Old World to New World Farrell Corcoran  Critical Theory and Empirical Critique in Mass Communication Research: Some Methodological Considerations Slavko Splichal  Section 5: Organizations and Gifts  11. One-Way Communication Transfers in Loosely Coupled Systems Larry Davis Bronwing and Sheila C. Henderson  Commentaries: Social Indicators of One-Way Transfers in Organizations Kenneth E. Boulding  One-Way Transfers and Organizational Cohesion Karl E. Weick and J. Douglas Orton

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