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Studies in Applied Interpersonal Communication - Michael T. Motley

Studies in Applied Interpersonal Communication

By: Michael T. Motley (Editor)

Paperback Published: 1st March 2008
ISBN: 9781412942164
Number Of Pages: 336

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Studies in Applied Interpersonal Communication offers solutions for communication problems that erupt in our daily lives. By focusing on socially meaningful applied research in communication, this book offers a new direction for interpersonal communication studies. Featuring original studies that are practical and relevant, chapters provide readers with a balanced combination of rigorous research with pragmatic application. This book will generate enthusiasm among students and scholars and inspire future research that moves beyond the theoretical and toward the practical. Key Features and Benefits Includes solid research by a distinguished group of communication scholars Clarifies the connections between research results and prescriptive application Reveals the importance of conducting research targeting the communication concerns of the general public Provides practical advice that is meaningful to everyday lives and encourages future research that can benefit society Intended Audience This provocative book is an ideal supplement for graduate or advanced undergraduate courses such as Interpersonal Communication, Relational Communication, Empirical Research Methods, and Applied Communication.

Special Communication Situations
Managing Unwanted Pursuit
Conditions that Determine the Fate of Friendships After Unrequited Romantic Disclosures
Interactive Aspects of Interpersonal Guilt: Relational Pragmatics and Consequences
Behaviors that Determine the Fate of Friendships After Unrequited Romantic Disclosures
Occasional Situations
Communication During Serial Arguments: Connections with Individuals' Mental and Physical Well-Being
Unwanted Escalation of Sexual Intimacy: Pursuing a Miscommunication Explanation
"Good" and "Bad" Advice: How to Advise More Effectively
Forgiving Communication and Relational Consequences
Verbal Coercion to Unwanted Sexual Intimacy: How Coercion Messages Operate
Everyday Situations
What Counts as Effective Emotional Support? Explorations of Individual and Situational Differences
Understanding the Communication and the Relational Dynamics of Humor
Facework and Nonverbal Behavior in Social-Support Interactions Among Romantic Dyads
Interpersonal Emotional Competence
Television Viewing and Relational Maintenance
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ISBN: 9781412942164
ISBN-10: 1412942160
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 336
Published: 1st March 2008
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.8 x 15.2  x 1.52
Weight (kg): 0.43