Textbooks: Communication Studies

  • Rhetorical Public Speaking: Civic Engagement in the Digital Age book cover

    Rhetorical Public Speaking

    Civic Engagement in the Digital Age, 3rd Edition

    By Nathan Crick

    Rhetorical Public Speaking: Civic Engagement in the Digital Age, Third Edition offers students an innovative approach to public speaking by employing the rhetorical canon as a means of constructing artful speech in a multi-mediated environment. It provides a foundation to guide students in…

    Paperback – 2017-06-12
    Routledge

  • Exploring Communication Theory: Making Sense of Us book cover

    Exploring Communication Theory

    Making Sense of Us, 1st Edition

    By Kory Floyd, Paul Schrodt, Larry Erbert, Angela Trethewey

    This text presents and explains theories in communication studies from the epistemological perspectives of the researchers who use them. Rather than representing a specific theoretical paradigm (social scientific, interpretive, or critical), the author team presents the three major paradigms in one…

    Paperback – 2017-06-09
    Routledge

  • Internet Psychology: The Basics book cover

    Internet Psychology

    The Basics, 1st Edition

    By Yair Amichai-Hamburger

    We can't imagine our lives without the Internet. It is the tool of our existence; without it we couldn't work, plan our social and leisure activities, and interact with friends. The Internet’s influence on contemporary society extends across every aspect of our personal and professional lives, but…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Landmark Essays on Tropes and Figures book cover

    Landmark Essays on Tropes and Figures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Roberto Franzosi

    Landmark Essays on Tropes and Figures offers a thorough overview of the most influential essays on rhetorical tropes and figures, providing a solid foundation for understanding this area of study. The book is divided into two parts. The first part deals with essays on the development of the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-05
    Routledge
    Landmark Essays Series

  • Strategic Planning for Public Relations book cover

    Strategic Planning for Public Relations

    5th Edition

    By Ronald D. Smith

    Strategic Planning for Public Relations is in its fifth edition of offering an innovative and clear approach for students looking to learn how to develop public relations campaigns. It is a text intended for those serious about entering the rapidly changing professions of public relations and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Applied Mass Communication Theory: A Guide for Media Practitioners book cover

    Applied Mass Communication Theory

    A Guide for Media Practitioners, 2nd Edition

    By Jack Rosenberry, Lauren A. Vicker

    Applied Mass Communication Theory: A Guide for Media Practitioners, Second Edition bridges a review of theory to the contemporary work of media professionals. The text provides a framework for constructing an undergraduate research project. It also presents vital chronological information on…

    Paperback – 2017-05-23
    Routledge

  • Learning Theory and Online Technologies book cover

    Learning Theory and Online Technologies

    2nd Edition

    By Linda Harasim

    Learning Theory and Online Technologies offers a powerful overview of the current state of online learning, the foundations of its historical roots and growth, and a framework for distinguishing between the major approaches to online learning. It addresses pedagogy (how to design an effective…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge

  • Global Perspectives on Intercultural Communication book cover

    Global Perspectives on Intercultural Communication

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Croucher

    What is intercultural communication? How does perspective shape a person’s definition of the key tenets of the term and the field? These are the core questions explored by this accessible global introduction to intercultural communication. Each chapter explores the topic from a different geographic…

    Paperback – 2017-05-10
    Routledge

  • Persuasion in Society book cover

    Persuasion in Society

    3rd Edition

    By Dr Herbert W Simons, Jean G. Jones, Herbert W. Simons

    Persuasion in Society, Third Edition introduces readers to the rich tapestry of persuasive technique and scholarship, interweaving rhetorical, critical theory, and social science traditions. This text examines current and classical theory through the lens of contemporary culture, encouraging…

    Paperback – 2017-04-07
    Routledge

  • Popular Music: The Key Concepts book cover

    Popular Music: The Key Concepts

    4th Edition

    By Roy Shuker

    Now in an updated fourth edition, this popular A-Z student handbook provides a comprehensive survey of key ideas and concepts in popular music culture. With new and expanded entries on genres and subgenres, the text comprehensively examines the social and cultural aspects of popular music, taking…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Guides

  • Communication Research Methodology: A Strategic Approach to Applied Research book cover

    Communication Research Methodology

    A Strategic Approach to Applied Research, 1st Edition

    By Gary Pettey, Cheryl Campanella Bracken, Elizabeth B. Pask

    This introduction to communication research methods takes the student from the conceptual beginnings of a research project through the design and analysis. Emphasizing the correct questions to ask and how to approach the answers, authors Gary Petty, Cheryl Campanella Bracken, and Elizabeth Babin…

    Paperback – 2017-03-03
    Routledge

  • Communicating Ethically: Character, Duties, Consequences, and Relationships book cover

    Communicating Ethically

    Character, Duties, Consequences, and Relationships, 2nd Edition

    By William W. Neher, Paul Sandin

    Communicating Ethically provides a broad introduction to the ethical nature of communication. Now in its second edition, the text has been revised to further address current issues, such as: evolving social media and digital platforms, growing cultural communication and discussion of diversity, and…

    Paperback – 2017-02-15
    Routledge

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