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1st Edition

Communication Yearbook 8

Edited By

Robert N Bostrom

ISBN 9780415876834
Published October 25, 2011 by Routledge
840 Pages

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Book Description

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

Table of Contents

Part 1: Communication Reviews and Commentaries  1. Uses and Gratifications: A Theoretical Perspective Philip Palmgreen  2. Communicative Competence: An Interactive Approach Mary E. Diez  3. Incongruity in Humor: The Cognitive Dynamics Shirley Willis Maase, Edward L. Fink and Stan A. Kaplowitz  4. The Second Electronic Revolution: The Computer and Children William Paisley and Milton Chen  5. The Employment Screening Interview: An Organizational Assimilation and Communication Perspective Fredric M. Jablin and Karen B. McComb  6. Black Children’s Esteem: Parents, Peers, and Television Steven T. McDermott and Bradley S. Greenberg  7. Listening Behaviour: Definition and Measurement Kittie W. Watson and Larry L. Barker  8. Communication Development in Children Beth Haslett  9. Automaticity, Arousal, and Information Exposure R. Lewis Donohew, Murali Nair and Seth Finn  10. Organizational Climate, Communication, and Culture Raymond L. Falcione and Elyse A. Kaplan  11. Organizing Communication Behaviour: The Role of Schemas and Constructs Howard E. Sypher and James L. Applegate  12. Fear-Arousing Persuasive Messages Franklin J. Boster and Paul Mongeau  Part 2: Information Systems  13. Message Structure, Inference Making, and Recall Margaret Fitch Hauser  14. Choice Shifts: Argument Qualities or Social Comparisons Franklin J. Boster and Michael Mayer  Part 3: Interpersonal Communication  15. Affect and Social Information Acquisition: Sit Back, Relax, and Tell Me About Yourself Kathy Kellermann and Charles R. Berger  16. Global Impressions of Social Skills: Behavioural Predictors James P. Dillard and Brian H. Spitzberg  17. Deception: Paralinguistic and Verbal Leakage Michael J. Cody, Peter J. Marston and Myrna Foster  Part 4: Mass Communication  18. Fear and Victimization: Exposure to Television and Perceptions of Crime and Fear Ron Tamborini, Dolf Zillmann and Jennings Bryant  19. Public Views on Crime: Television Exposure and Media Credibility Garrett J. O’Keefe  Part 5: Organizational Communication  20. Managerial Communication and Work Perception Terrance L. Albrecht  21. Managerial Control and Discipline: Whips and Chains Gail T. Fairhurst, Stephen G. Green and B. Kay Snavely  22. Assimilating New Members into Organizations Fredric M. Jablin  Part 6: Intercultural and International Communication  23. "A Little Good News": Development News in Third World Newspapers Christine L. Ogan, Jo Ellen Fair and Hemant Shah  24. International Communication Media Appraisal: Tests in Germany J. David Johnson  25. Translation Accuracy: Using Multidimensional Scaling George A. Barnett, Mark T. Palmer and Hana Noor Al-Deen  Part 7: Political Communication  26. Media Agenda-Setting and Public Opinion: Is There a Link? David Weaver  27. Reagan on Radio Joe S Foote  28. Persuading the Blue-Collar Voter: Issues, Images, and Homophily Kathleen E. Kendall and June Ock Yum  Part 8: Instructional Communication  29. Power in the Classroom IV: Alternatives to Discipline Patricia Kearney, Timothy G. Plax, Virginia P. Richmond and James C. McCroskey  30. Compliance-Resisting Behaviours: The Effects of Age, Agent, and Types of Request Jeffrey S. McQuillen, Dorothy C. Higginbotham and M. Claire Cummings  Part 9: Health Communication  31. When an M.D. Gives an R.N. a Harmful Order: Modifying a Bind Mary Ann Cunningham and James R. Wilcox  32. Communication and Job Stress in a Health Organization Beverly Davenport Sypher and Eileen Berlin Ray

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