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Communication: Principles for a Lifetime, Portable Edition — Volume 2: Interpersonal Communication

Steven A. Beebe, Texas State University - San Marcos

Susan J. Beebe, Texas State University - San Marcos

Diana K. Ivy, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi

Volume 2 of Communication: Principles for a Lifetime, Portable Edition links concepts and strategies for understanding interpersonal communication with the five communication principles for a lifetime that serve as a framework for this text:

  • Be aware of your communication with yourself and others.
  • Effectively use and interpret verbal messages.
  • Effectively use and interpret nonverbal messages.
  • Listen and respond thoughtfully to others.
  • Appropriately adapt messages to others.

These chapters present information to help you better understand the nature and function of communication in relationships and identify strategies that can enhance the quality of your interpersonal relationships with others. This volume also includes practical strategies for interviewing and guidance for balancing technology with interpersonal communication.

 

 

 

This Portable Edition brings you maximum flexibility with an innovative format and the support that today’s communication courses require:

  • The innovative design of four separate volumesPrinciples of Communication, Interpersonal Communication, Communicating in Groups and Teams, and Presentational Speaking —allows you to take with you only the volume you need to read and study—the ultimate format to fit the way you live!
  • Contextually placed icons connect to our interactive online MyCommunicationLab resources featuring integrated video clips of selected speeches and communication concepts, activities, practice tests, and much more, so you can see examples of the communication principles in action and learn more about the theory and skills interactively.

 

Synopsis:

This alternative version of Communication: Principles for a Lifetime is a four volume set (sold together or separately) with fully integrated practice tests and contextually placed icons connected to our interactive online MyCommunicationLab resources.  This Portable Edition offers unparalleled flexibility, choice, and support for the learning experience.

 

Written by experienced and highly regarded authors and teachers, Communication: Principles for a Lifetime, Portable Edition provides readers with all the theory and skills necessary — in a manner that will help them to apply what they learn throughout their lives. Understanding that the challenge is learning the myriad of skills, principles, and theories without being overwhelmed, Beebe, Beebe, and Ivy anchor all discussion around five key principles of communication throughout their book:

  • Be aware of your communication with yourself and others.
  • Effectively use and interpret verbal messages.
  • Effectively use and interpret nonverbal messages.
  • Listen and respond thoughtfully to others.
  • Appropriately adapt messages to others.

Providing both comprehensive and cutting-edge content about communication organized around these five themes, Beebe, Beebe, and Ivy cover all of the topics expected in a manner that will help the reader organize the extensive range of material.

Table of Contents

Volume 1    Principles of Communication

Introduction

Chapter 1    Foundations of Human Communication

Chapter 2    Self-Awareness and Communication

Chapter 3    Understanding Verbal Messages

Chapter 4    Understanding Nonverbal Messages

Chapter 5    Listening and Responding

Chapter 6    Adapting to Others: Bridging Culture and Gender Differences

Appendix A  Principles for a Lifetime

 

Volume 2    Interpersonal Communication

Introduction

Chapter 7    Understanding Interpersonal Communication

Chapter 8    Enhancing Relationships

Appendix A  Technology and Interpersonal Communication

Appendix B   Interviewing

 

Volume 3    Communicating in Groups and Teams

Introduction

Chapter 9    Understanding Group and Team Performance

Chapter 10  Enhancing Group and Team Performance

Appendix A  Technology and Group Communication

 

Volume 4    Presentational Speaking

Introduction

Chapter 11  Developing Your Presentation

Chapter 12  Organizing and Outlining Your Presentation

Chapter 13  Delivering Your Presentation

Chapter 14  Speaking to Inform

Chapter 15  Speaking to Persuade

Appendix A  Technology and Presentation Communication

Appendix B  Sample Speeches for Discussion and Evaluation

Product Details

ISBN:
9780205593569
Author:
Beebe, Steven A.
Publisher:
Pearson
Author:
Beebe, Susan J.
Author:
Ivy, Diana K.
Subject:
Theater - General
Subject:
Communication
Subject:
Communication Studies
Subject:
Intercultural Communications-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
MyCommunicationLab Series
Series Volume:
Portable Edition, Fo
Publication Date:
February 2008
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
9 x 7.5 x 1.3 in 1783 gr

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This alternative version of Communication: Principles for a Lifetime is a four volume set (sold together or separately) with fully integrated practice tests and contextually placed icons connected to our interactive online MyCommunicationLab resources.  This Portable Edition offers unparalleled flexibility, choice, and support for the learning experience.

 

Written by experienced and highly regarded authors and teachers, Communication: Principles for a Lifetime, Portable Edition provides readers with all the theory and skills necessary — in a manner that will help them to apply what they learn throughout their lives. Understanding that the challenge is learning the myriad of skills, principles, and theories without being overwhelmed, Beebe, Beebe, and Ivy anchor all discussion around five key principles of communication throughout their book:

  • Be aware of your communication with yourself and others.
  • Effectively use and interpret verbal messages.
  • Effectively use and interpret nonverbal messages.
  • Listen and respond thoughtfully to others.
  • Appropriately adapt messages to others.

Providing both comprehensive and cutting-edge content about communication organized around these five themes, Beebe, Beebe, and Ivy cover all of the topics expected in a manner that will help the reader organize the extensive range of material.

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