Author Joseph DeVito utilizes the concept of choice as the philosophical foundation of his narrative, emphasizing how the choices individuals make will influence their relationships and the effectiveness of their messages. Table on emotional expressions helps students understand non-verbal emotional messages. Shafir: Mindful Listening John Stewart, Karen E. Instructors can choose from a variety of templates or create their own structure. Stutman: Conflict and Interaction William W. A threefold approach identifies important communicative concepts: choices in interpersonal situations, the theories and research that support these choices, and the communication skills necessary to effectively use these theories. Interpersonal Conflict and Conflict Management 12.
Please note: this version of MyCommunicationLab does not include an eText. Hybrid and public speaking courses are also available on the site. Informed by extensive research on how people read, think, and learn, Revel is an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience — for less than the cost of a traditional textbook. Self-Test: Is Violence a Part of Your Relationship? During his teaching career, DeVito taught a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate courses with a focus on introductory courses. Almost every topic discussed in the text is now supported by the most up-to-date research findings. The app also lets students set assignment notifications to stay on top of all due dates. New Media and Technology Boxes are integrated throughout the text.
Chapter 1: Foundations of Interpersonal Communication includes an expanded discussion of ethics with an integrated self-test, as well as new discussions of code switching and strategic ambiguity. I really enjoyed this text! New and updated content ensures an up-to-date learning experience The 15th Edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect the latest developments in the field of interpersonal communication. Chapter 3: Perception of the Self and Others in Interpersonal Communication has new discussions of the imposter phenomenon and the Pygmalion effect. Chapter 11: Interpersonal Conflict and Conflict Management includes a new principle that choice is an element of all communication forms and has revised its conflict model to better align it with this principle. A new discussion of social allergens has also been added.
It's a single place to create, track, and grade writing assignments, provide writing resources, and exchange meaningful, personalized feedback with students, quickly and easily. With single sign-on, students can be ready to access an interactive blend of authors' narrative, media, and assessment on their first day. A threefold approach identifies important communicative concepts: choices in interpersonal situations, the theories and research that support these choices, and the communication skills necessary to effectively use these theories. Nonverbal Messages Channels of Nonverbal Communication Functions of Nonverbal Communication Nonverbal Communication and Culture Summary Key Terms Critical Thinking Questions Choice Points My Communication Lab Explorations Special Features Ask the Researcher: Teaching Effectiveness Self-Test: Do You Avoid Touch? Features of the new edition: DeVito continues to push culture to the forefront of interpersonal communication. Ethics in Interpersonal Communication: Lying Understanding Theory and Research: Theories of Gender Differences Understanding Interpersonal Skills: Metacommunication 6.
Actionable information, such as points earned on quizzes and tests and time on task, helps educators intersect with their students in meaningful ways. PersonalityProfile is available with Public Speaking, Introduction to Communication, and Interpersonal Communication courses. Critical thinking coverage has also been expanded with the addition of marginal questions that evaluate and synthesize the text content, and numerous specific sections throughout the book. Interpersonal Relationships: Stages and Theories Relationship Stages Relationship Theories Summary Key Terms Critical Thinking Questions Choice Points My Communication Lab Explorations Special Features Ask the Researcher: Homosexual and Heterosexual Relationships Self-Test: What Do Your Relationships Do for You? Examples include individualist and collectivist cultures, ineffective and effective emotional expression, powerless and powerful listeners. Culture and Interpersonal Communication 3.
Chapter 9: Interpersonal Relationship Stages, Theories, and Communication includes a new table that examines the causes of relationship deterioration. Self-Test: How Accurate Are You at People Perception? Mail us if you have any questions. Chapter 2, Culture and Interpersonal Communication, covers the relationship between culture and interpersonal communication, the ways in which cultures differ, and the strategies to make intercultural communication more effective. He is currently Professor Emeritus at Hunter College. Chapter 6: Listening in Interpersonal Communication was moved from its chapter 4 location and now includes a new definition of listening as well as a new section on lie detection. Table of Contents Part I: Preliminaries to Interpersonal Communication 1.
Parks: Gender and Ethnic Similarities and Differences in Relational Development Lawrence A. New features and chapter-by-chapter updates make Interpersonal Communication the most comprehensive, relevant source on the topic. A number of his textbooks have been translated into a variety of languages including Mandarin Chinese, Indonesian, French, Greek, and Czech. . Ethics in Interpersonal Communication: Culture and Ethics Understanding Theory and Research: Culture Shock Understanding Interpersonal Skills: Cultural Sensitivity 3.
These boxes highlight the impact of new technology on interpers Features of the new edition: DeVito continues to push culture to the forefront of interpersonal communication. Chapter 2: Culture and Interpersonal Communication now includes a table that describes the metaphors of culture, as well as new discussions of internet dating, dialect, and accent. Interpersonal Conflict and Conflict Management 12. Fully digital and highly engaging, Revel replaces the textbook and gives students everything they need for the course. Deborah Tannen: Separating Messages from Metamessages in Family Talk Steve Duck: Our Friends, Ourselves William Paul Young: Relationships and Power Chapter 8 Communicating with Intimate Partners Laura K. When they understand exactly what is expected of them, students are better motivated to keep up.