Paperbacks Direct: Communication Studies

  • Language and Control book cover

    Language and Control

    1st Edition

    By Roger Fowler, Bob Hodge, Gunther Kress, Tony Trew

    Originally published in 1979. This book studies language variation as a part of social practice - how language expresses and helps regulate social relationships of all kinds. Different groups, classes, institutions and situations have their special modes of language and these varieties are not just…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociolinguistics

  • Language and Situation: Language Varieties and their Social Contexts book cover

    Language and Situation

    Language Varieties and their Social Contexts, 1st Edition

    By Michael Gregory, Susanne Carroll

    Originally published in 1978. This book provides and explains a framework for understanding and describing variations of style of language in relation to the social context in which it is used. Constant features of language users, such as their temporal, geographical. and social origins, their…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociolinguistics

  • The Aesthetics, Poetics, and Rhetoric of Soccer book cover

    The Aesthetics, Poetics, and Rhetoric of Soccer

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ridvan Askin, Catherine Diederich, Aline Bieri

    Soccer has long been known as 'the beautiful game'. This multi-disciplinary volume explores soccer, soccer culture, and the representation of soccer in art, film, and literature, using the critical tools of aesthetics, poetics, and rhetoric. Including international contributions from scholars of…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Persuasion and Communication in Sport, Exercise, and Physical Activity book cover

    Persuasion and Communication in Sport, Exercise, and Physical Activity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ben Jackson, James Dimmock, Josh Compton

    How can we use persuasion methods to make people more physically active and improve their sport and exercise experiences? How can instructors, coaches, athletes, and practitioners most effectively communicate their messages to others? Persuasion and Communication in Sport, Exercise, and Physical…

    Paperback – 2019-11-27 
    Routledge

  • Connections Between Neuroscience, Rhetoric, and Writing: A Plastic Pedagogy for the Digital Age book cover

    Connections Between Neuroscience, Rhetoric, and Writing

    A Plastic Pedagogy for the Digital Age, 1st Edition

    By Edward J. Comstock

    This book argues that contemporary neuroscience compliments, extends, and challenges recent and influential posthuman and new materialist accounts of the relations between rhetoric, affect, and writing pedagogy. Drawing on cutting-edge neuro-philosophy, Comstock re-thinks both historical and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11 
    Routledge

  • Production of Disaster and Recovery in Post-Earthquake Haiti: Disaster Industrial Complex book cover

    Production of Disaster and Recovery in Post-Earthquake Haiti

    Disaster Industrial Complex, 1st Edition

    By Juliana Svistova, Loretta Pyles

    Natural disasters have long been seen as naturally generated events, but as scientific, technological, and social knowledge of disasters has become more sophisticated, the part that people and systems play in disaster events has become more apparent. Production of Disaster and Recovery in…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Trust in International Relations: Rationalist, Constructivist, and Psychological Approaches book cover

    Trust in International Relations

    Rationalist, Constructivist, and Psychological Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hiski Haukkala, Carina van de Wetering, Johanna Vuorelma

    Trust is a core concept in International Relations (IR), representing a key ingredient in state relations. It was only relatively recently that IR scholars began to probe what trust really is, how it can be studied, and how it affects state relations. In the process three distinct ways of…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Cooperation Series

  • Persuasion: The Hidden Forces That Influence Negotiations book cover

    Persuasion

    The Hidden Forces That Influence Negotiations, 1st Edition

    By Jasper Kim

    Persuasion: The Hidden Forces That Influence Negotiations represents the first book of its kind to package and present persuasion principles in an innovative, international, and interdisciplinary fashion. This easy-to-understand book is the culmination of seminal research findings spanning across…

    Paperback – 2019-10-10
    Routledge

  • Learning to Rival: A Literate Practice for Intercultural Inquiry book cover

    Learning to Rival

    A Literate Practice for Intercultural Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Linda Flower, Elenore Long, Lorraine Higgins

    Learning to Rival tells the inside story of college and high school writers learning to "rival"--to actively seek rival hypotheses and negotiate alternative perspectives on charged questions. It shows how this interdisciplinary literate practice alters with the context of use and how, in learning…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge
    Rhetoric, Knowledge, and Society Series

  • Aspects of Confused Speech: A Study of Verbal Interaction Between Confused and Normal Speakers book cover

    Aspects of Confused Speech

    A Study of Verbal Interaction Between Confused and Normal Speakers, 1st Edition

    By Pamela Shakespeare

    Based on research focusing on the experience of having confused speech and being with confused speakers, this book begins with everyday, commonly understood ideas such as "talking too much" and examines how confused speech is "brought off" as a collaborative activity by the people involved. The…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge

  • Writing and Publishing Research in Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Science book cover

    Writing and Publishing Research in Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Science

    1st Edition

    By Timothy Baghurst, Jason DeFreitas

    Drawing on real-world experience and presented in an informal and accessible manner, Writing and Publishing Research in Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Science provides upper-level students and early-career academics with an essential resource to aid in disseminating research and publishing their…

    Paperback – 2019-09-12
    Routledge

  • Public Relations and Participatory Culture: Fandom, Social Media and Community Engagement book cover

    Public Relations and Participatory Culture

    Fandom, Social Media and Community Engagement, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amber Hutchins, Natalie T.J. Tindall

    While public relations practitioners have long focused on the relationship between organizations and their stakeholders, there has never been a time when that relationship was so dominated by public participation. The new model of multiple messages originating from multiple publics at varying…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

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