Effective Group Discussion

Theory and Practice

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Author: Gloria J. Galanes,John K. Brilhart,Katherine Adams

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780071216029

Category: Psychology

Page: 494

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Written for the small group communication course, Effective Group Discussion combines the most recent research findings relevant to understanding small groups with the practical tools students need to become productive group members. This text's implementation of research and theory in the systems approach framework provide students with a unique understanding of the scholarship in this field. This leading text is about secondary groups of all kinds: work groups, committees, task forces, self-directed work teams, and other small groups whose objectives include finding solutions to problems, producing goods, and creating policies.

Effective Group Discussion: Theory and Practice

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Author: Gloria Galanes,Katherine Adams

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages

ISBN: 9780073385143

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 448

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Combining the most recent research findings with the practical tools students need to become productive group members, this leading text covers secondary groups of all kinds: work groups, committees, task forces, self-directed work teams, and other small groups whose objectives include finding solutions to problems, producing goods, and creating policies.

The Handbook of Group Research and Practice

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Author: Susan A. Wheelan

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9780761929581

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 589

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The Handbook of Group Research and Practice is a unique interdisciplinary resource that integrates what is known about group research and practice across the disciplines and professions. The chapters have been written by world-renowned researchers and practitioners who work with teams and groups in a variety of settings. As a result, this Handbook provides students, academics, and practitioners with the most comprehensive understanding about the latest findings and issues in group research and practice.

The Handbook of Group Communication Theory and Research

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Author: Lawrence R. Frey,Dennis Gouran,Marshall Scott Poole

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9780761910275

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 591

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The Handbook establishes a central resource for the field, documenting and synthesizing the work done in group communication scholarship's fifty-year history. With contributions form the most experienced and respected scholars in the field, editor Lawrence R Frey presents an overview of group communication study, from its beginnings in pedagogy to its status as a mature discipline with a variety of theoretical positions and methodological practices.

Effective Small Group Communication in Theory and Practice

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Author: Mary Ann Renz,John B. Greg

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: N.A

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 342

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Effective Small Group Communication in Theory and Practice combines discussions of theory with practical applications in order to ease and enhance reader comprehension. Praised for its clear, interesting writing and engaging use of narratives, this book helps readers understand the relevance and importance of small groups in all walks of life. Along with attention to ethical issues, teams, technology, and classic and contemporary research, this book provides readers with a realistic set of practical tools to use both in a classroom setting and beyond. For anyone interested in practical applications for small group communication.

Small Group Communication

Theory and Practice

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Author: Ernest G. Bormann

Publisher: Harpercollins College Division

ISBN: N.A

Category: Social Science

Page: 303

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Communication in Small Groups: Theory, Process, and Skills

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Author: John F. Cragan,David W. Wright,Chris R. Kasch

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0495095966

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 360

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COMMUNICATION IN SMALL GROUPS: THEORY, PROCESS, SKILLS expertly balances theory and processes with practical skill development. Drawing on their extensive and varied experience as active researchers, lecturers, and communication consultants, the authors provide students with a clear and comprehensive introduction to the study of small group communication. This well-respected text effectively integrates theory, research, and practice, guiding readers to apply concepts and principles to the process of communication when working as members of a team. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Health Communication: Theory And Practice

Theory and Practice

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Author: Berry, Dianne

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)

ISBN: 0335218709

Category: Psychology

Page: 151

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Why is effective communication important in health, and what does this involve? What issues arise when communicating with particular populations, or in difficult circumstances? How can the communication skills of health professionals be improved? Effective health communication is now recognised to be a critical aspect of healthcare at both the individual and wider public level. Good communication is associated with positive health outcomes, whereas poor communication is associated with a number of negative outcomes. This book assesses current research and practice in the area and provides some practical guidance for those involved in communicating health information. It draws on material from several disciplines, including health, medicine, psychology, sociology, linguistics, pharmacy, statistics, and business and management. The book examines: The importance of effective communication in health Basic concepts and processes in communication Communication theories and models Communicating with particular groups and in difficult circumstances Ethical issues Communicating with the wider public and health promotion Communication skills training Health Communicationis key reading for students and researchers who need to understand the factors that contribute to effective communication in health, as well as for health professionals who need to communicate effectively with patients and others. It provides a thorough and up to date, evidence-based overview of this important topic, examining the theoretical and practical aspects of health communication for those whose work involves communication with patients, relatives and other carers.

Interacting in Groups

Theory and Practice

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Author: Donald W. Klopf

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780895822680

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

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