Human Communication: The Basic Course, 14th edition

  • Joseph A. DeVito

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Overview

Human Communication: The Basic Course provides an in-depth look at the fundamental concepts and principles of human communication. Author Joseph DeVito provides the foundation you need in order to understand and master interpersonal, small-group and organizational communication, as well as public speaking.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2018

ISBN-13: 9780137478378

Subject: Communication

Category: Introduction to Speech Communication

Table of contents

PART I: FOUNDATIONS OF HUMAN COMMUNICATION
1. Fundamentals of Human Communication
2. Culture and Communication
3. Perception of Self and Others
4. Listening in Human Communication
5. Verbal Messages
6. Nonverbal Messages

PART II: INTERPERSONAL, SMALL GROUP, AND ORGANIZATIONAL COMMUNICATION
7. Interpersonal Communication and Conversation
8. Interpersonal Relationship Stages and Theories
9. Friends, Lovers, and Families
10. Small Group Communication
11. Members and Leaders
12. Human Communication in the Workplace: Organizational Communication
13. Interpersonal, Group, and Workplace Conflict

PART III: PUBLIC SPEAKING
14. Public Speaking Topics, Audiences, and Research
15. Supporting and Organizing Your Speech
16. Style and Delivery in Public Speaking
17. The Informative Speech
18. The Persuasive Speech

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