The Practice Of Public Relations by Fraser P. SeitelThe Practice Of Public Relations by Fraser P. Seitel

The Practice Of Public Relations

byFraser P. Seitel

Paperback | January 25, 2016

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Prepares Readers for Public Relations Work with an Emphasis on Ethics and Contemporary, Real-world Applications

Featuring an intensely practical approach that favors reasoning, justification, and applications that work, The Practice of Public Relations prepares readers for contemporary public relations work in the changing landscape of the 21st century.


Fraser Seitel’s writing combines a contemporary, real-life approach that marries his experience in the field with a light-hearted, energetic prose style. This Thirteenth Edition has been thoroughly updated to include recent public relations cases with a continued emphasis on ethics, using examples that span several fields and countries. Building on the successes of the previous edition, this text remains the most visual text on the market, as well as the most comprehensive in its discussion of social media as it relates to public relations.

Fraser P. Seitel is a veteran of five decades in the practice of public relations, beginning, he claims, “as a child.” In 2000, PR Week magazine named Mr. Seitel one of the 100 Most Distinguished Public Relations Professionals of the 20th Century.   In 1992, after serving for a decade as senior vice president and director of public...
Title:The Practice Of Public RelationsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:464 pages, 9.8 × 7.9 × 0.8 inPublished:January 25, 2016Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0134170113

ISBN - 13:9780134170114


Table of Contents

Part I: Evolution

1. Defining Public Relations

2. The History and Growth of Public Relations


Part II: Preparation/Process

3. Communication

4. Public Opinion

5. Management

6. Ethics

7. The Law

8. Research


Part III: The Publics

9. Media

10. Social Media

11. Employee Relations

12. Government Relations

13. Community Relations

14. International Consumer Relations


Part IV: Execution

15. Public Relations Writing

16. Integrated Marketing Communications

17. Crisis Management

18. Launching a career