Textbooks: Communication Studies

  • African American Communication: Examining the Complexities of Lived Experiences book cover

    African American Communication

    Examining the Complexities of Lived Experiences, 3rd Edition

    By Ronald L. Jackson II, Amber L. Johnson, Michael L. Hecht, Sidney A. Ribeau

    Now in its third edition, this text examines how African Americans personally and culturally define themselves and how that definition informs their communication habits, practices, and norms. This edition includes new chapters that highlight discussions of gender and sexuality, intersectional…

    Paperback – 2019-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Making Sense of Messages: A Critical Apprenticeship in Rhetorical Criticism book cover

    Making Sense of Messages

    A Critical Apprenticeship in Rhetorical Criticism, 2nd Edition

    By Mark Stoner

    Making Sense of Messages, now in its second edition, retains the apprenticeship approach which facilitates effectively learning the complex content and skills of rhetorical theory and criticism.  A new chapter on “The Rhetoric of Ignorance” provides needed theory and examples that help students…

    Paperback – 2019-11-22
    Routledge

  • Becoming a Public Relations Writer: Strategic Writing for Emerging and Established Media book cover

    Becoming a Public Relations Writer

    Strategic Writing for Emerging and Established Media, 6th Edition

    By Ronald D. Smith

    The sixth edition of Becoming a Public Relations Writer continues its place as an essential guide to the writing process for public relations practice. Smith provides comprehensive examples, guidelines and exercises that allow students to both learn the fundamentals of public relations writing…

    Paperback – 2019-11-22
    Routledge

  • Arts-Based Educational Research and Qualitative Inquiry: Walking the Path book cover

    Arts-Based Educational Research and Qualitative Inquiry

    Walking the Path, 1st Edition

    By Thalia M. Mulvihill, Raji Swaminathan

    Arts-Based Educational Research and Qualitative Inquiry introduces novice qualitative researchers, within education and related fields, to arts-based educational research (ABER). Abundant prompts and exercises are provided to help readers apply the concepts and experiment with various applications…

    Paperback – 2019-11-18
    Routledge

  • Theories and Methods of Writing Center Studies: A Practical Guide book cover

    Theories and Methods of Writing Center Studies

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jo Mackiewicz, Rebecca Babcock

    This collection helps students and researchers understand the foundations of writing center studies in order to make sound decisions about the types of methods and theoretical lenses that will help them formulate and answer their research questions. In the collection, accomplished writing center…

    Paperback – 2019-11-13
    Routledge

  • Natural Bridges in Interpersonal Communication book cover

    Natural Bridges in Interpersonal Communication

    2nd Edition

    By Randy Fujishin

    Randy Fujishin’s Natural Bridges in Interpersonal Communication, Second Edition is a concise, practical, and reader-friendly book that introduces students to the basic concepts and skills of interpersonal communication. The book presents the fundamental tools necessary to effectively communicate…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31
    Routledge

  • Media Today: Mass Communication in a Converging World book cover

    Media Today

    Mass Communication in a Converging World, 7th Edition

    By Joseph Turow

    This seventh edition of Joseph Turow’s pathbreaking media textbook uses convergence as a lens that puts students at the center of the profound changes in the 21st century media world. It teaches students to think critically about the role of media, and what these changes mean for their lives. The…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge

  • Introducing Language and Intercultural Communication book cover

    Introducing Language and Intercultural Communication

    2nd Edition

    By Jane Jackson

    Introducing Language and Intercultural Communication is a lively and accessible introduction for undergraduates who are new to the study of intercultural communication, with a particular emphasis on the language dimension. Incorporating real-life examples from around the world and drawing on…

    Paperback – 2019-10-23
    Routledge

  • Crisis Communication: Managing Stakeholder Relationships book cover

    Crisis Communication

    Managing Stakeholder Relationships, 1st Edition

    By Audra Diers-Lawson

    Crises come in many shapes and sizes, including media blunders, social media activism, extortion, product tampering, security issues, natural disasters, accidents, and negligence – just to name a few. For organizations, crises are pervasive, challenging, and catastrophic, as well as opportunities…

    Paperback – 2019-10-16
    Routledge

  • Automated Media book cover

    Automated Media

    1st Edition

    By Mark Andrejevic

    In this era of pervasive automation, Mark Andrejevic provides an original framework for tracing the logical trajectory of automated media and their social, political, and cultural consequences.  This book explores the cascading logic of automation, which develops from the information collection…

    Paperback – 2019-10-04
    Routledge

  • Communication Research Measures III: A Sourcebook book cover

    Communication Research Measures III

    A Sourcebook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth E. Graham, Joseph P. Mazer

    Building on the measures included in the original 1994 volume and subsequent 2009 volume, Communication Research Measures III: A Sourcebook extends its coverage of measurement issues and trends across the entire communication discipline. Volume III features entirely new content and offers an…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Communication Series

  • The Dynamics of News: Journalism in the 21st-Century Media Milieu book cover

    The Dynamics of News

    Journalism in the 21st-Century Media Milieu, 1st Edition

    By Richard M. Perloff

    This new and highly readable textbook by Richard M. Perloff introduces students to the complex world of contemporary news and its theoretical underpinnings, engaging with debates and ethical quandaries. The book takes readers on a concept-guided tour of the contours, continuities, and changing…

    Paperback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge

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