Interpersonal Communication Products

  • Speaking with a Purpose

    10th Edition

    By Arthur Koch, Jason Schmitt

    Now in its 10th edition, Speaking with a Purpose is designed to help speakers develop the skills they need to prepare and deliver effective speeches. Based on a traditional step-by-step approach combined with up-to-date communication theory, this no-frills text allows students more time to prepare,…

    Hardback – 2017-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Just Relationships

    Living Out Social Justice as Mentor, Family, Friend, and Lover

    By Douglas L. Kelley

    Bringing a social justice lens to daily interpersonal relationships, Just Relationships offers a perspective on existing social science theory that demonstrates how our personal relationships should be grounded in fairness and justice. Douglas Kelley utilizes concepts from a variety of academic…

    Hardback – 2016-10-18 
    Routledge

  • Border Crossings

    Essays in Identity and Belonging

    Edited by Paul Longley Arthur, Leena Kurvet-Kaosaar

    The border between intimate memory and historical revelation is explored in this wide-ranging collection, which features original contributions from leading figures in the life writing field from Australia, Canada, Europe, UK, and the USA. The transmission and preservation of personal knowledge…

    Hardback – 2016-10-15 
    Routledge

  • Skilled Interpersonal Communication

    Research, Theory and Practice, 6th Edition

    By Owen Hargie

    There is a fundamental, powerful, and universal desire amongst humans to interact with others. People have a deep-seated need to communicate, and the greater their ability in this regard the more satisfying and rewarding their lives will be. The contribution of skilled interpersonal communication…

    Paperback – 2016-10-05 
    Routledge

  • Thinking Through Communication

    7th Edition

    By Sarah Trenholm

    Praised for its teachability, Thinking Through Communication provides an excellent, balanced introduction to basic theories and principles of communication, making sense of a complex field through a variety of approaches. In an organized and coherent manner, Thinking Through Communication covers a…

    Paperback – 2016-09-13
    Routledge

  • Speaking With A Purpose

    9th Edition

    By Arthur Koch, Jason Schmitt

    Effective speechmaking is vital to anyone who needs to get up in   front of an audience. From businesspeople, lawyers, politicians, and clergy to committee chairs, teachers, concerned citizens, and storytellers, competent public speaking is vital to the speaker's credibility.…

    Paperback – 2016-09-12
    Routledge

  • Principles of Public Speaking

    18th Edition

    By Kathleen M. German, Bruce E Gronbeck Deceased, Douglas Ehninger, Alan H. Monroe

    Balancing skills and theory, Principles of Public Speaking emphasizes orality, Internet technology, and critical thinking as it encourages the reader to see public speaking as a way to build community in today's diverse world. Within a framework that emphasizes speaker responsibility, critical…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge

  • Communicating Interpersonal Conflict in Close Relationships

    Contexts, Challenges, and Opportunities

    Edited by Jennifer A. Samp

    Communicating Interpersonal Conflict in Close Relationships: Contexts, Challenges, and Opportunities provides a state-of-the-art review of research on conflict in close personal relationships. This volume brings together both seasoned and new voices in communication research to address the…

    Paperback – 2016-08-09
    Routledge

  • Natural Bridges

    A Guide to Interpersonal Communication

    By Randy Fujishin

    Natural Bridges is a concise, practical, inexpensive, and student-friendly guide to interpersonal communication. This book explores the fundamental principles and skills necessary for effective communication. Building on the theme that our every word and behavior contributes to building a bridge or…

    Paperback – 2016-07-27
    Routledge

  • Interpersonal Communication

    Competence and Contexts, 2nd Edition

    By Shelley D. Lane

    Interpersonal Communication: Competence and Contexts prepares students to communicate successfully in today's fast-paced and complex society through the implementation of a unique competence-building model. This highly readable text provides the theories, concepts, and applications in a…

    Paperback – 2016-07-25
    Routledge

  • Communicating for Success

    By Cheryl M. Hamilton

    This text focuses student-learning on the key communication competencies recommended by the National Communication Association. With applied examples and a vibrant and engaging design, this text covers all the expected topics in an introductory course (foundations of communication, interpersonal…

    Paperback – 2016-06-06
    Routledge

  • Bullied

    Tales of Torment, Identity, and Youth

    By Keith Berry

    In this examination of the ubiquitous practice of bullying among youth, compelling first person stories vividly convey the lived experience of peer torment and how it impacted the lives of five diverse young women. Author Keith Berry’s own autoethnographic narratives and analysis add important…

    Paperback – 2016-04-22
    Routledge
    Writing Lives: Ethnographic Narratives

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