Interpersonal Processes & Communication Products

  • Communication and Aging

    2nd Edition

    By Jon F. Nussbaum, Loretta L. Pecchioni, James D. Robinson, Teresa L. Thompson

    This text employs a communication perspective to examine the aging process and the ability of individuals to adapt successfully to aging. It continues the groundbreaking work of the first edition, emphasizing a life-span approach toward understanding the social interaction that occurs during later…

    Paperback – 2000-03-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Adolescent Relationships and Drug Use

    1st Edition

    By Michelle A. Miller-Day, Janet Alberts, Michael L. Hecht, Melanie R. Trost, Robert L. Krizek

    Adolescent Relationships and Drug Use explores the communicative and relational features of adolescent drug use. It focuses on peer norms, risk, and protective factors and considers how drugs are offered to adolescents, examining such factors as who makes the offers and how they are resisted, where…

    Paperback – 2000-02-01
    Psychology Press
    LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

  • Social Influences

    1st Edition

    By Kevin Wren

    Social Influences looks at how we perceive ourselves and others and how this can influence our behaviour. It includes stereotyping and prejudice, obedience and conformity, collective behaviour and leadership.…

    Paperback – 1999-08-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Modular Psychology

  • Communication, Race, and Family

    Exploring Communication in Black, White, and Biracial Families, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas J. Socha, Rhunette C. Diggs

    This groundbreaking volume explores how family communication influences the perennial and controversial topic of race. In assembling this collection, editors Thomas J. Socha and Rhunette C. Diggs argue that the hope for managing America's troubles with "race" lies not only with communicating about…

    Paperback – 1999-08-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Communication Series

  • From Language To Communication

    2nd Edition

    By Donald G. Ellis

    From Language to Communication focuses on the structure of texts and on the social and psychological aspects of language. Utilizing current thinking and research, this volume provides an overview of issues in linguistics, sociolinguistics, cognition, pragmatics, discourse, and semantics as they…

    Paperback – 1999-08-01
    Routledge

  • Being Married, Doing Gender

    A Critical Analysis of Gender Relationships in Marriage, 1st Edition

    By Caroline Dryden

    In one of the first psychological studies of women in heterosexual relationships, Caroline Dryden examines the social context of their experiences and emotional struggles. Unlike the developmental literature in which women are studied only as mothers, or the clinical literature which has little…

    Paperback – 1998-12-10
    Routledge
    Women and Psychology

  • The Dark Side of Close Relationships

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brian H. Spitzberg, William R. Cupach

    This collection of essays represents a follow-up to the editors' 1994 publication, The Dark Side of Interpersonal Communication. In the preface to that collection of essays, they argued that "To fully understand how people function effectively requires us to consider how individuals cope with…

    Paperback – 1998-08-01
    Routledge

  • Dialectical Approaches to Studying Personal Relationships

    1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara M. Montgomery, Leslie A. Baxter

    This book describes many different and useful ways of understanding personal relationships from a dialectical perspective. It is written for scholars in higher education, both faculty and students, across many fields within the social sciences and the humanities who seek answers to questions about…

    Paperback – 1998-03-01
    Psychology Press

  • Dilemmas in the Courtroom

    A Study of Trials of Violent Crime in the Netherlands, 1st Edition

    By Martha L. Komter

    Interactional dilemmas occur when participants are required to engage in two contradictory activities at the same time or orient to two conflicting goals. The existence of such dilemmas provides a context for interactants to be creative, pro-active, and indeed strategic as they maneuver between the…

    Paperback – 1998-01-01
    Routledge
    Everyday Communication Series

  • 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 – 1997-12-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Humor and the Healing Arts

    A Multimethod Analysis of Humor Use in Health Care, 1st Edition

    By Athena du Pré

    Offering a social scientific look at humor's role in medical transactions, this volume is based on extensive field study in seven medical settings. It includes excerpts from dozens of actual conversations between patients and caregivers. Analysis of these episodes reveals that humor is a practical…

    Paperback – 1997-11-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Message Production

    Advances in Communication Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by John O. Greene

    The last two decades have seen the development of a number of models that have proven particularly important in advancing understanding of message-production processes. Now it appears that a "second generation" of theories is emerging, one that reflects considerable conceptual advances over earlier…

    Paperback – 1997-09-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Communication Series

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