Communication Yearbook 38 by Elisia L. CohenCommunication Yearbook 38 by Elisia L. Cohen

Communication Yearbook 38

EditorElisia L. Cohen

Hardcover | May 14, 2014

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Communication Yearbook 38continues the tradition of publishing state-of-the-discipline literature reviews and essays. Editor Elisia Cohen presents a volume that is highly international and interdisciplinary in scope, with authors and chapters representing the broad global interests of the International Communication Association. The contents include summaries of communication research programs that represent the most innovative work currently. Offering a blend of chapters emphasizing timely disciplinary concerns and enduring theoretical questions, this volume will be valuable to scholars throughout communication studies.

Elisia L. Cohenearned her Ph.D. in Communication from the University of Southern California, and is an Associate Professor of Communication and Director of the Health Communication Research Collaborative at the University of Kentucky. Today, she is the Chair of the Department of Communication in the College of Communication and Informa...
Title:Communication Yearbook 38Format:HardcoverDimensions:494 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:May 14, 2014Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0415709318

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Table of Contents

Part I: Theorizing Immigration, Cultural Brokering, and Communication 

1. Communicating for One's Family: An Interdisciplinary Review of Language and Cultural Brokering in Immigrant Families

Jennifer A. Kam, Vanja Lazarevic 

2. Communication Dynamics of Immigrant Integration

Vikki Katz 

Part II: Theorizing Talk: Intrapersonal, Interpersonal, and Intergroup Communication 

3. Publics and Lay Informatics: A Review of the Situational Theory of Problem Solving

Jeong-Nam Kim, Arunima Krishna 

4. Relational and Identity Processes in Communication: A Contextual and Meta-Analytical Review of Communication Accommodation Theory

Jordan Soliz and Howard Giles 

5. Understanding Argumentation in Interpersonal Communication: The Implications of Distinguishing between Public and Personal Topics

Amy Janan Johnson, Dale Hample, Ioana A.Cionea 

6. Theorizing Fat Talk: Intrapersonal, Interpersonal, and Intergroup Communication about Groups

Analisa Arroyo, Jake Harwood 

7. No More Birds and Bees: A Process Approach to Parent-Child Sexual Communication 

Tina A. Coffelt, Loreen N. Olson 

Part III: Theorizing Communication in Health Contexts 

8. Communication about End-of-Life Health Decisions

Allison Scott 

9. Family Communication about Cancer Treatment Decision-Making: An Application of the DECIDE Typology

Janice Kriege

10. Integrating Intergenerational Family Caregiving Challenges across Discipline and Culture: Identity, Attribution, and Relationship

Nichole Egbert

Part IV: Theorizing Emerging Areas of Communication Research 

11. Net Neutrality and Communication Research: The Implications of Internet Infrastructure for the Public Sphere

Maria L'blich, Francesca Musiani 

12. Narbs: A Narrative Approach to the Use of Big Data

Ananda Mitra 

13. Episodic, Network, and Intersectional Perspectives: Taking a Communicative Stance on Mentoring in the Workplace

Ziyu Long, Patrice M. Buzzanell, Lindsey B. Anderson, Jennifer C. Batra, Klod Kokini, Robyn Wilson