Communicating in Small Groups

Author: Steven A. Beebe
ISBN: 0205547214
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Known for its wealth of relevant, practical, and up-to-date information,Communicating in Small Groupsprovides a balance of principles and applications of group communication.With emphasis on teamwork, technology, and ethical collaboration, the 9thedition ofCommunicating in Small Groups: Principles and Practiceshelps readers enhance their performance in groups and teams, while also giving them insight in to why group and team members communicate as they do.

Communicating in Small Groups Principles and Practices

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 9781478459705
Release Date: 2016-09-26
Genre: Education

Facts101 is your complete guide to Communicating in Small Groups, Principles and Practices. In this book, you will learn topics such as I Chapter THREE Group Formation, FOUR Relating to Others in Groups and Teams, FIVE Improving Group Climate, and SIX Enhancing Group and Team Communication Skills plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

e Study Guide for Communicating in Small Groups Principles and Practices by Steven A Beebe ISBN 9780205547210

Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 9781478433453
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: Education

Never Highlight a Book Again! Just the FACTS101 study guides give the student the textbook outlines, highlights, practice quizzes and optional access to the full practice tests for their textbook.

Communication Research Strategies and Sources

Author: Rebecca B. Rubin
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780495095880
Release Date: 2009-02-10
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Designed to help students learn how to successfully use literature and other sources in writing effective papers, COMMUNICATION RESEARCH: STRATEGIES AND SOURCES, Seventh Edition, demystifies the research process by helping students master library skills, scholarly writing and the latest research technology tools. In addition, this communication research text places special emphasis on using library resources to help students effectively strategize, develop, and complete communication research. The new edition welcomes talented scholar, Paul Haridakis, as a new coauthor on the book. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Small Group Success

Author: Bradley D. Wright
Publisher: Silver Leaf Publishers
ISBN: 9781495126925
Release Date: 2015-01-01

The book that explains exactly what a small group leader should be doing in and between meetings has finally been published! Small Group Success: Changing Lives One Group at a Time presents a common sense approach to launching and leading a small group in the local church. Leadership principles and practical strategies are presented to make leaders more effective. Pastors have a tool to train those leaders! A study guide is included for learning, discussing and applying the book's principles in a group context. In Small Group Success, you will learn: Ÿ - the why, what, and how of effective leadership Ÿ - the four-core small group purposes and why they matter Ÿ - practical steps for building Christian community Ÿ - how to lead an effective bible discussion Ÿ - strategies for sharing and prayer Ÿ - tools for outreach and mission · From the foreword by Dr. Gene A. Getz, founder of the Fellowship Bible Church movement and author of more than 60 books including the recently released Life Essentials Study Bible: "I'm delighted to see Brad Wright continuing this biblical emphasis, giving us contemporary and practical guidelines for creating and maintaining small groups. As you read, you'll hear the voice of wisdom and experience."

Interpersonal Relationships

Author: Elizabeth C. Arnold
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323328579
Release Date: 2015-01-08
Genre: Medical

Effective communication with clients, families, and professional colleagues starts here! With Interpersonal Relationships: Professional Communication Skills for Nurses, 7th Edition, you’ll see how good communication skills can lead to achieving treatment goals in health care. Clear guidelines show how you can enhance the nurse-client relationship through proven communication strategies as well as principles drawn from nursing, psychology, and related theoretical frameworks. And you’ll see how to apply theory to real-life practice with case studies, interactive exercises, and evidence-based practice studies. A two-time winner of the AJN Book of the Year award, this book is updated to emphasize interdisciplinary communication and QSEN competencies. From expert nursing educators Elizabeth Arnold and Kathleen Underman Boggs, this comprehensive, market-leading text is unmatched for helping nurses develop effective communication skills! Interactive exercises offer the opportunity to practice, observe, and critically evaluate your professional communication skills in a safe learning environment. Practical guidelines describe how to modify communications strategies for various populations and situations including children, the elderly, end of life, clients with special needs, health teaching, stress, crisis, and professional colleagues. Case examples help you develop empathy for clients' perspectives and needs. Nursing, behavioral, developmental, family, and communication theories provide an essential foundation and a theoretical perspective for effective communication. Learning objectives, chapter overviews, and a detailed glossary focus your study and help you absorb and retain key content. NEW! A greater emphasis on communication, interdisciplinary theory, and interprofessionalism includes a focus on the nursing paradigm, nursing discipline, and ways of knowing. NEW! Focus on QSEN competencies reflects current thinking on technology, safety, and evidence-based practice, especially as they relate to communication in nursing. NEW! Discussion questions at the end of each chapter encourage critical thinking. NEW! Clarity and Safety in Communication chapter addresses topics such as huddles, rounds, handoffs, SBAR, and other forms of communication in health care.


Author: Rudolph F. Verderber
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 0534639372
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Communication

This market-leading text is continually praised by reviewers for its clear, practical, and successful method of training students to master the skills of human communication. This introductory human communication text covers interpersonal communication, small group communication, and public speaking. With a consistent model of theoretical explanation followed by numerous practical examples, activities, sample visual scenarios and speeches, self-assessment, and review, students cannot help but to become ethical, competent communicators in our mediated world.

Public Speaking

Author: Patricia Hayes Andrews
ISBN: UOM:39015074060255
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Public speaking

Written specifically for the beginning critic, "Reading Rhetorical Texts" presents the fundamental concepts and approaches to the critical analysis of speeches and other persuasive documents. The text invites students to consider the goals of criticism, to explore different rhetorical principles through real critical studies, and then to discover how the two interact as they apply what they're learning.

Guide to college reading

Author: Kathleen T. McWhorter
Publisher: Longman Pub Group
ISBN: 032108862X
Release Date: 2002-07-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Guide to College Reading focuses on the key areas of reading comprehension, vocabulary improvement, and textbook reading. Critical thinking and metacognition are hallmarks of the McWhorter series. Critical thinking is incorporated throughout the book in instruction, exercises, and readings. Metacognitive activities include teaching readers how to evaluate their own learning styles to increase their ability to read college-level material successfully. Exercises that ask readers to respond by writing sentences and paragraphs after reading help make the critical connection between these two activities. umerous diagrams and drawings help readers visualize how reading material can be organized. High-interest photographs and artwork appeal to the visual learner. Chapter-ending readings give immediate practice for chapter skills and aid in transferring these skills to actual reading situations. Learning Style Tips reinforce material introduced earlier throughout the book and teach readers how to apply knowledge of their individual learning styles to learn new skills. For those interested in developing their reading skills at the 6th-9th grade level.

Groups in Process

Author: Larry Lee Barker
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: UOM:39015050693954
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Business & Economics

Practical and concise, this book offers specific techniques to make small group interactions more effective and efficient. Groups in Process continues to balance traditional and progressive approaches to teaching small group communication, drawing together the best of current research and thought on leadership, problem solving, and conflict management. Thorough and up-to-date, this book serves as a bridge between discussion-based texts and newer, interpersonal perspectives. Its straightforward presentation translates theory into practice with a plenitude of real-world examples. For those interested in Small Group Communication.

Human communication

Author: Stewart L. Tubbs
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
ISBN: 0072483962
Release Date: 2002-06-26
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Intended for the introductory communication concepts course (versus the performance-oriented hybrid course), Human Communication: Principles and Contexts focuses on the principles of speech communication and its contexts. The award-winning authors, an academic and a professional writer, write engagingly, strive to link theory and research with fundamental concepts, and to enliven the exposition with intriguing case studies, useful interpersonal skills and stimulating examples. Tubbs and Moss show a true understanding and sensitivity to diversity, a reflection of their professional interests in gender and cultural issues. Stewart Tubbs is the Darrell S. Cooper Professor of Leadership in the School of Business at Eastern Michigan University. Sylvia Moss received the Whiting Writer's Award for her poetry and has twice been a Yaddo Fellow.