Interplay: The Process of Interpersonal Communication by Ronald AdlerInterplay: The Process of Interpersonal Communication by Ronald Adler

Interplay: The Process of Interpersonal Communication

byRonald Adler, Lawrence Rosenfeld, Russell Proctor

Paperback | November 28, 2014

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With its unique blend of compelling topics and rich pedagogy, the thirteenth edition of Interplay: The Process of Interpersonal Communication offers a perfect balance of theory and application to help students understand and improve their own relationships. Interplay's inviting visual formatand rich pedagogy continue to make this text the market leader in Interpersonal Communication.
Ronald B. Adler is Professor Emeritus of Communication at Santa Barbara City College. He is coauthor of Understanding Human Communication, Twelfth Edition (OUP, 2013), Looking Out, Looking In (2014), and Communicating at Work: Principles and Practices for Business and the Professions (2013). In addition to his academic pursuits, Ron wo...
Title:Interplay: The Process of Interpersonal CommunicationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:504 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.68 inPublished:November 28, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199390487

ISBN - 13:9780199390489

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Table of Contents

PrefacePart One: Foundations of Interpersonal Communication1. Interpersonal Process2. Culture and Interpersonal communication3. Interpersonal Communication and the Self4. Perceiving OthersPart Two: Creating and Responding to Messages5. Language6. Nonverbal Communication7. Listening: Receiving and Responding8. EmotionsPart Three: Dimensions of Interpersonal Relationships9. Dynamics of Interpersonal Relationships10. Communication in Close Relationships: Friends, Family, and Romantic Partners11. Communication Climate12. Managing ConflictGlossaryReferencesCreditsAuthor IndexSubject Index

Editorial Reviews

"This is one of the best written interpersonal communication texts on the market. Always has been, and still is. It includes chapters on the key topics that should be discussed in any interpersonal communication class such as nonverbal communication, listening, conflict and defensive andsupportive communication." --Lowell Habel, Chapman University