E-books: Communication Theory

  • Technical Communication After the Social Justice Turn: Building Coalitions for Action book cover

    Technical Communication After the Social Justice Turn

    Building Coalitions for Action, 1st Edition

    By Rebecca Walton, Kristen Moore, Natasha Jones

    This is the first scholarly monograph marking the social justice turn in technical and professional communication (TPC). Social justice often draws attention to structural oppression, but to enact social justice as technical communicators, first, we must be able to trace daily practice to the…

    eBook – 2019-05-16
    Routledge
    ATTW Series in Technical and Professional Communication

  • Understanding Public Speaking: A Learner's Guide to Persuasive Oratory book cover

    Understanding Public Speaking

    A Learner's Guide to Persuasive Oratory, 1st Edition

    By Braj Mohan

    Public speaking is a much coveted yet difficult art. This book illustrates the use of various linguistic devices and persuasive strategies with examples from the speeches of powerful orators in history. It systematically draws on the various approaches to public speaking and persuasive discourse to…

    eBook – 2019-04-26
    Routledge India

  • Stage Performance for Singers: A Practical Course in 12 Basic Steps  book cover

    Stage Performance for Singers

    A Practical Course in 12 Basic Steps , 1st Edition

    By Martin Karnolsky

    There are about ten books in the world on stage performance training. Most of them are in English, but there are a few in Spanish. There are none in Russian, although the father of modern theater, Konstantin Stanislavski, was born in Russia. In singing, regardless of genre and style, the…

    eBook – 2018-12-07
    Jenny Stanford Publishing

  • Language, Communication, and Intergroup Relations: A Celebration of the Scholarship of Howard Giles book cover

    Language, Communication, and Intergroup Relations

    A Celebration of the Scholarship of Howard Giles, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jake Harwood, Jessica Gasiorek, Herbert D. Pierson, Jon F. Nussbaum, Cynthia Gallois

    Language, Communication, and Intergroup Relations presents the current state of knowledge at the intersection of language, communication, and intergroup relations, drawing on interdisciplinary work from the fields of communication, social psychology, and sociolinguistics. Building from that…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge

  • Affect, Emotion, and Rhetorical Persuasion in Mass Communication book cover

    Affect, Emotion, and Rhetorical Persuasion in Mass Communication

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lei Zhang, Carlton Clark

    This volume examines the interplay between affect theory and rhetorical persuasion in mass communication. The essays collected here draw connections between affect theory, rhetorical studies, mass communication theory, cultural studies, political science, sociology, and a host of other disciplines.…

    eBook – 2018-10-09
    Routledge

  • Talking Through Death: Communicating about Death in Interpersonal, Mediated, and Cultural Contexts book cover

    Talking Through Death

    Communicating about Death in Interpersonal, Mediated, and Cultural Contexts, 1st Edition

    By Christine S. Davis, Deborah C. Breede

    Talking Through Death examines communication at the end-of-life from several different communication perspectives: interpersonal (patient, provider, family), mediated, and cultural. By studying interpersonal and family communication, cultural media, funeral related rituals, religious and cultural…

    eBook – 2018-07-18
    Routledge

  • Epistemic Freedom in Africa: Deprovincialization and Decolonization book cover

    Epistemic Freedom in Africa

    Deprovincialization and Decolonization, 1st Edition

    By Sabelo J. Ndlovu-Gatsheni

    Epistemic Freedom in Africa is about the struggle for African people to think, theorize, interpret the world and write from where they are located, unencumbered by Eurocentrism. The imperial denial of common humanity to some human beings meant that in turn their knowledges and experiences lost…

    eBook – 2018-06-27
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Intercultural Public Relations: Theories for Managing Relationships and Conflicts with Strategic Publics book cover

    Intercultural Public Relations

    Theories for Managing Relationships and Conflicts with Strategic Publics, 1st Edition

    By Lan Ni, Qi Wang, Bey-Ling Sha

    Intercultural Public Relations: Theories for Managing Relationships and Conflicts with Strategic Publics develops a coherent framework to unify the theories of public relations and intercultural communication, and, within the framework, examines empirical studies of intercultural interactions.…

    eBook – 2018-06-12
    Routledge

  • Transgressing Feminist Theory and Discourse: Advancing Conversations across Disciplines book cover

    Transgressing Feminist Theory and Discourse

    Advancing Conversations across Disciplines, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer C. Dunn, Jimmie Manning

    Despite decades of activism, resistance, and education, both feminists and gender rebels continue to experience personal, political, institutional, and cultural resistance to rights, recognition, and respect. In the face of these inequalities and disparities, Transgressing Feminist Theory and…

    eBook – 2018-05-23
    Routledge

  • Talk about Writing: The Tutoring Strategies of Experienced Writing Center Tutors book cover

    Talk about Writing

    The Tutoring Strategies of Experienced Writing Center Tutors, 2nd Edition

    By Jo Mackiewicz, Isabelle Thompson

    Talk about Writing: The Tutoring Strategies of Experienced Writing Center Tutors offers a book-length empirical study of the discourse between experienced tutors and student writers in satisfactory conferences. It analyzes writing center talk, focusing on tutors’ verbal strategies, at the macro-…

    eBook – 2018-04-24
    Routledge

  • Marketing Public Policy: Complexity, Hurts and Minefields book cover

    Marketing Public Policy

    Complexity, Hurts and Minefields, 1st Edition

    By Basskaran Nair

    Policy analysts and policy planners should start from the premise that obstacles, uncertainties and surprises are important features of policy-making. All public policies should be treated as complex problems, from the outset. Complexity theorists start from the premise that complex policies are…

    eBook – 2018-02-21
    Routledge

  • Permanently Online, Permanently Connected: Living and Communicating in a POPC World book cover

    Permanently Online, Permanently Connected

    Living and Communicating in a POPC World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Vorderer, Dorothée Hefner, Leonard Reinecke, Christoph Klimmt

    Permanently Online, Permanently Connected establishes the conceptual grounds needed for a solid understanding of the permanently online/permanently connected phenomenon, its causes and consequences, and its applied implications. Due to the diffusion of mobile devices, the ways people communicate…

    eBook – 2017-07-28
    Routledge

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