Think Communication

  • Filename: think-communication.
  • ISBN: 0205944507
  • Release Date: 2014-02-27
  • Number of pages: 384
  • Author: Isa N. Engleberg
  • Publisher: Pearson College Division



Understand core communication concepts THINK Communication distills major communication concepts, theories, research, and trends into bite-size essentials, making learning human communication not only fun, but accessible and relatable. Students will find that THINK Communication's unique features help them to identify and understand their own communication behaviors, as well the communication behavior of others. MySearchLab is a part of the Engleberg program. Research and writing tools, including access to academic journals, help students understand critical thinking in even greater depth. To provide students with flexibility, students can download the eText to a tablet using the free Pearson eText app. Note: MySearchLab does not come automatically packaged with this text. To purchase MySearchLab, please visit: www.mysearchab.com or you can purchase a ValuePack of the text + MySearchLab (at no additional cost): ValuePack ISBN-10: 0205239927/ ValuePack ISBN-13: 9780205239924

THINK Communication

  • Filename: think-communication.
  • ISBN: 9780133774634
  • Release Date: 2014-03-12
  • Number of pages: 384
  • Author: Isa N. Engleberg
  • Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed



Understand core communication concepts THINK Communication distills major communication concepts, theories, research, and trends into bite-size essentials, making learning human communication not only fun, but accessible and relatable. Students will find that THINK Communication’s unique features help them to identify and understand their own communication behaviors, as well the communication behavior of others. MySearchLab is a part of the Engleberg program. Research and writing tools, including access to academic journals, help students understand critical thinking in even greater depth. To provide students with flexibility, students can download the eText to a tablet using the free Pearson eText app. Note: MySearchLab does not come automatically packaged with this text. To purchase MySearchLab, please visit: www.mysearchab.com or you can purchase a ValuePack of the text + MySearchLab (at no additional cost): ValuePack ISBN-10: 0205239927/ ValuePack ISBN-13: 9780205239924

Think Communication

  • Filename: think-communication.
  • ISBN: 0205766498
  • Release Date: 2010
  • Number of pages: 386
  • Author: Isa N. Engleberg
  • Publisher: Allyn & Bacon



Designed to ensure students grasp and apply concepts and theories of communication - not just recite information - this new edition addition to human communication offers an engaging text format for easy readability and reference. Accessible to the student, with a cost less than the standard traditional text, THINK Communication has unique features, the latest research, along with real-world examples and contemporary visuals that will help students identify and understand their own communication, as well as the behavior of others.

Nonviolent Communication A Language of Life 3rd Edition

  • Filename: nonviolent-communication-a-language-of-life-3rd-edition.
  • ISBN: 9781892005540
  • Release Date: 2015-09-01
  • Number of pages: 280
  • Author: Marshall Rosenberg
  • Publisher: PuddleDancer Press



The latest edition of the communication guide that has sold more than 1,000,000 copies An enlightening look at how peaceful communication can create compassionate connections with family, friends, and other acquaintances, this international bestseller uses stories, examples, and sample dialogues to provide solutions to communication problems both at home and in the workplace. Guidance is provided on identifying and articulating feelings and needs, expressing anger fully, and exploring the power of empathy in order to speak honestly without creating hostility, break patterns of thinking that lead to anger and depression, and communicate compassionately. Included in the new edition is a chapter on conflict resolution and mediation.

Thinking Through Communication

  • Filename: thinking-through-communication.
  • ISBN: 0205530478
  • Release Date: 2007
  • Number of pages: 428
  • Author: Sarah Trenholm
  • Publisher: Allyn & Bacon



Praised for its "teachability,""Thinking Through Communication "provides an excellent, balanced introduction to basic theories and principles of communication, making sense of a complex field through a variety of approaches. In an organized and coherent manner, "Thinking Through Communication" covers a full range of topics-from the history of communication study to the methods used by current communication scholars to understand human interaction. The text explores face-to-face communication in a variety of traditional contexts: interpersonal, group, organizational, public, and intercultural, and offers new insights in computer-mediated communication and the mass media. "Thinking Through Communication" can be used successfully in both theory- and skills-based courses. Written in a clear, lively style, Trenholm's overall approach-including her use of examples and interesting illustrations-helps both majors and non-majors alike develop a better understanding of communication as a field of study and an appreciation for ways in which communication impacts their daily lives. New to this edition: The focus of Chapter Three has switched from a general discussion of perception to a detailed examination of listening. In addition to explaining how the listening process works, this chapter also offers suggestions that will help students improve listening effectiveness and teach them how to design messages that enhance audience acceptance and understanding. The material on public communication, formerly found in Chapter Nine, has been revised, augmented, and divided into two chapters: Rhetoric and Preparing and Presenting Public Speaking. This new format gives instructors maximum flexibility by allowing them to assign either or both chapters. Students will benefit from the more poignant discussions of both aspects of public communication. The mass communication section, Chapter 11, has been updated to include material on new media as well as an expanded discussion of traditional mass media. New sections on computer-mediated communication and mobile telecommunications technology invite students to consider how media convergence is changing the nature of the mass media and affecting the way they live their lives. The suggested readings sections at the end of each chapter have been updated to provide recent titles of interest.

The Copyeditor s Handbook

  • Filename: the-copyeditor-s-handbook.
  • ISBN: 0520218345
  • Release Date: 2000
  • Number of pages: 560
  • Author: Amy Einsohn
  • Publisher: Univ of California Press



"A basic text for beginning copyeditors and a good read for old pros, this handbook will also enlighten any editor contemplating freelance work." -- Margaret Mahan, former Managing Editor, University of Chicago Press, and editor of The Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition "The Copyeditor's Handbook brims with valuable information, good advice, and helpful suggestions for novice copyeditors and experienced practitioners. It is comforting to know that current and future copyeditors will be able to turn to this handbook. I'm placing this work, which fills a huge gap in the literature, right beside my dictionary, and will highly recommend it to all my colleagues and students." --Alice Levine, Lecturer, The Denver Publishing Institute, and freelance editor "A definite 'must have' for the beginning to intermediate editor or author, and even the experienced editor. An indispensable reference tool." --Kim Hawley, President, The Chicago Book Clinic "This is the book that every teacher of editing has been waiting for: thorough, clear, authoritative, up-to-date, and sane." --Beth Luey, Director, Scholarly Publishing Program, Arizona State University "This book warms the cockles of the copyediting heart. It is thorough, useful, helpful, and smart. And it fills a huge vacuum." --Constance Hale, author of Sin and Syntax and Wired Style "An excellent resource. The Copyeditor's Handbook should sit on every business editor's shelf, next to the in-house style guide." --Erika Henik, Research Publications Manager, Banc of America Securities LLC

Introduction to Health Care

  • Filename: introduction-to-health-care.
  • ISBN: 9781305574779
  • Release Date: 2016-02-01
  • Number of pages: 624
  • Author: Dakota Mitchell
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning



INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH CARE, Fourth Edition, provides an easy-to-read introduction to the foundational skills necessary for a range of health care professions. This trusted text offers a comprehensive, yet highly accessible survey of both soft skills and basic clinical skills for those entering health care training programs or considering a career in health care. To prepare you for the realities of modern practice, the authors emphasize core competencies required by all health care professions, including communication, infection control, and professionalism. The text features a strong focus on developing critical thinking skills (thinking like a health care professional) through a five-step problem-solving model that includes assessing a situation, considering alternatives, choosing an appropriate alternative, evaluating the results, and revising as needed. This unique approach makes INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH CARE, Fourth Edition, an ideal resource to help you transition from simple memorization to effective application of professional skills in a real-world setting. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Guide to Health Informatics 2Ed

  • Filename: guide-to-health-informatics-2ed.
  • ISBN: 9781444114003
  • Release Date: 2003-10-31
  • Number of pages: 320
  • Author: Enrico Coiera
  • Publisher: CRC Press



This brilliant guide to medical informatics is an easy to read overview of the basic concepts of information and communication technologies in healthcare. Not only does the book cover the complexities and implications of the increasing use of information technology in healthcare, but it also explores the basic principles of informatics that govern clinical decisions and behaviour. The 2nd edition of 'A Guide to Health Informatics' is particularly of interest for clinical health professionals and medical/health science students. As before, the emphasis throughout the book is clinically relevant. New to this restructured and updated edition is a section on searching for, structuring and using information, new material on evidence-based medicine and discussion of the internet and patient use. Key areas such as the Internet, the Web and healthcare have been updated to reflect current issues.

The Essentials of Technical Communication

  • Filename: the-essentials-of-technical-communication.
  • ISBN: 0199379998
  • Release Date: 2014-11-01
  • Number of pages: 464
  • Author: Elizabeth Tebeaux
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA



Practical, concise, and reasonably priced, The Essentials of Technical Communication, Third Edition, gives students the tools they need to get their message across in today's workplace.

Ultimate Questions

  • Filename: ultimate-questions.
  • ISBN: 020573197X
  • Release Date: 2010-10
  • Number of pages: 239
  • Author: Nils Ch Rauhut
  • Publisher: Pearson College Division



This inexpensive and brief text examines the main problems in contemporary philosophy and uses more than 100 "Food for Thought" exercises to promote critical thinking and help students become active learners of philosophy. The book is intended for use by professors teaching a problems-oriented course, but is structured to appeal to any reader willing to explore subjects such as free will, personal identity, existence of God, and more. Ultimate Questions explores how the timeless problems of Western philosophy are located inside our ordinary ways of thinking and being. It encourages readers to think about philosophy first-hand by using vivid and engaging examples. It also introduces readers to prominent up-to-date theories being applied to the same problems encountered by contemporary analytic philosophers. After reading this text, students will gain a better sense of how mysterious their own natures really are.

Human Communication in Society

  • Filename: human-communication-in-society.
  • ISBN: 0133754006
  • Release Date: 2015-02-09
  • Number of pages: 448
  • Author: Jess K. Alberts
  • Publisher: Pearson College Division



NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyCommunicationLab® does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyCommunicationLab search for 0134126920 / 9780134126920 Human Communication in Society plus MyCommunicationLab for Introduction to Communication - Access Card Package, 4/e, which contains: 0133754006 / 9780133754001 Human Communication in Society, 4/e 0133882942 / 9780133882940 MyCommunicationLab for Introduction to Communication Access Card MyCommunicationLab should only be purchased when required by an instructor. A Comprehensive Look at Human Interaction Human Communication in Society takes an enhanced look at the relationship between humans and their societies through a contemporary critical lens. By examining history and societal structures as a means to assess modes of human communication, the text helps readers to understand the theory and context of the way people interact. The Fourth Edition uses new examples, illustrations, and pedagogical materials to highlight the importance of understanding multiple perceptions when studying communication. By addressing vital forms of communication such as listening, responding, verbal/non-verbal communication, and perception, Human Communication in Society addresses the subject of interpersonal interaction from a holistic standpoint. Also available with MyCommunicationLab MyCommunicationLab for the Introduction to Communication course extends learning online, engaging students and improving results. Media resources with assignments bring concepts to life, and offer students opportunities to practice applying what they've learned. And MediaShare offers an easy, mobile way for students and instructors to interact and engage with speeches, visual aids, group projects, and other files. Please note: this version of MyCommunicationLab does not include an eText. Human Communication in Society, Fourth Edition is also available via REVEL(tm), an immersive learning experience designed for the way today's students read, think, and learn.

Communication Skills Handbook

  • Filename: communication-skills-handbook.
  • ISBN: 0470820519
  • Release Date: 2009-08-26
  • Number of pages: 136
  • Author: Jane Summers
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons



The new edition of this popular handbook has been revised and updated to equip contemporary university students with the written and oral communication guidelines they need. Suitable for use across all disciplines, the handbook provides successful approaches to researching, writing and referencing, along with a wealth of examples and practical tips for preparing and presenting oral reports, essays and assignments. The handbook is designed to guide students through University studies. This new edition features chapter tabs to provide quick reference and ease of use.

Communication

  • Filename: communication.
  • ISBN: 1433117142
  • Release Date: 2013
  • Number of pages: 381
  • Author: Sherwyn P. Morreale
  • Publisher: Peter Lang Gmbh, Internationaler Verlag Der Wissenschaften



Previously published as: Human communication, 2nd ed., 2007.

Transforming Learning with New Technologies

  • Filename: transforming-learning-with-new-technologies.
  • ISBN: 0134020634
  • Release Date: 2015-10
  • Number of pages: 368
  • Author: Robert W. Maloy
  • Publisher:



NOTE: Used books, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for the Enhanced Pearson eText may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed. Check with the seller before completing your purchase. This package includes the Enhanced Pearson eText and the loose-leaf version. This new guide is packed with strategies and ideas on how teachers and students can use desktops, laptops, smartphones, tablets, apps, interactive educational websites, learning games, blogs and wikis, assistive technologies, digital portfolios, and many other new and emerging technologies to create highly interactive, inquiry-based teaching and learning experiences in K-12 schools. Transforming Learning with New Technologies is designed to help current and future teachers transform classrooms into technology-infused places of learning where adults and students work together as educational partners to understand and use technology to the best advantage. With its focus on the day-to-day realities of elementary and secondary schools, each chapter addresses the needs of future educators by providing thoughtful perspectives, instructional examples, descriptions of tools and apps, and technology-integrated lesson plans from across the curriculum for all grade levels, K through 12. The book emphasizes the new knowledge and expanded talents teachers and students who use technology need to have in order to develop in their future careers and social life-what the Partnership for 21st Century Skills calls the 3Rs (the changing content of the academic curriculum as schools move to include problem solving and inquiry learning in subject areas) and the 4Cs (the skills of critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity). It shows how teaching and learning with the 3Rs and 4Cs helps teachers using technology prepare, deliver, and assess lessons differently, while students use technology to think critically and creatively about all learning they do. The Enhanced Pearson eText features embedded video and assessments. Improve mastery and retention with the Enhanced Pearson eText* The Enhanced Pearson eText provides a rich, interactive learning environment designed to improve student mastery of content. The Enhanced Pearson eText is: Engaging. The new interactive, multimedia learning features were developed by the authors and other subject-matter experts to deepen and enrich the learning experience. Convenient. Enjoy instant online access from your computer or download the Pearson eText App to read on or offline on your iPad® and Android® tablet.* Affordable. Experience the advantages of the Enhanced Pearson eText along with all the benefits of print for 40% to 50% less than a print bound book. * The Enhanced eText features are only available in the Pearson eText format. They are not available in third-party eTexts or downloads. *The Pearson eText App is available on Google Play and in the App Store. It requires Android OS 3.1-4, a 7" or 10" tablet, or iPad iOS 5.0 or later. 0134020634 / 9780134020631 Transforming Learning with New Technologies, Enhanced Pearson eText with Loose-Leaf Version -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0134054881 / 9780134054889 Transforming Learning with New Technologies, Loose-Leaf Version 0134054946 / 9780134054940 Transforming Learning with New Technologies, Enhanced Pearson eText - Access Card

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