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Messages: Building Interpersonal Communication Skills, Fifth Canadian Edition, 5th edition

  • Joseph A. DeVito
  • Rena Shimoni
  • Dawne Clark

Published by Pearson Canada (May 15th 2015) - Copyright © 2016

5th edition

Messages: Building Interpersonal Communication Skills, Fifth Canadian Edition

ISBN-13: 9780133081671

Includes: Paperback

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Overview

Messages: Building Interpersonal Communication Skills, Fifth Canadian Edition, is a practical, task-oriented introduction to the field of interpersonal communication that integrates critical thinking into all aspects of interpersonal communication. The new Fifth Canadian Edition has been updated to include new sections on multicultural communication, workplace communication, computer-mediated-communication, ageism and heterosexism, nonverbal communication, anger, dating violence, and conflict management.

 

The combination of text and exercises encourages the development of interpersonal skills, explains the influence of culture and gender on interpersonal communication, and stresses listening as an essential part of interpersonal communication.

Table of contents

PART ONE  MESSAGES ABOUT THE SELF AND OTHERS

1 Foundations of Interpersonal Communication

2 Culture and Interpersonal Communication

3 Perception of Self and Others

4 Listening in Interpersonal Communication

 

PART TWO  INTERPERSONAL MESSAGES IN CONTEXT

5 Verbal Messages

6 Nonverbal Messages

7 Emotional Messages

8 Conversation Messages

 

PART THREE  MESSAGES IN CONTEXT

9 Interpersonal Relationships

10 Interpersonal Communication and Conflict

11 Interpersonal Communication and the Workplace

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