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Published: 16 November 2020

496 Pages

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ISBN: 9780197501344


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Adler: Interplay

The Process of Interpersonal Communication

Fifteenth Edition

Ronald B. Adler, Author Lawrence B. Rosenfeld, and Russell F. Proctor II

  • An enhanced eBook features videos, interactive versions of the book's popular self-assessments, flashcards, and multiple-choice self-quizzes at the end of each major section and at chapter ends
  • Reflects communication as it operates in today's world while also emphasizing enduring principles and skills that are as important now as ever before
  • Cites more than 1,500 sources, nearly a third of which are new to this edition
  • Presents ideas in an accessible, straightforward way while thought-provoking features highlight their relevance for students, showing them how to improve their own interpersonal skills

New to this Edition:

  • A new chapter on Mediated Interpersonal Communication (Chapter 2) offers an evenhanded, research-based exploration of the pros and cons of communicating via social media and other communication technologies
  • A new section called "Conversation: From Monologue to Dialogue" (Chapter 13) provides an in-depth look at enhancing face-to-face communication skills, ranging from making casual conversation to holding civil dialogues
  • Watch and Discuss features point to YouTube videos for viewing in or out of the classroom. New video titles include "Struggles of Having a Friend with No Filter"; "I Forgot My Phone"; "Girl vs. Woman: Why Language Matters"; and "What Do You Do When Someone Just Doesn't Like You?"
  • Focus on Research, Dark Side of Communication, and At Work boxes cover current topics and issues in more than two dozen new sidebars in this edition
  • An enhanced eBook features videos, interactive versions of the book's popular self-assessments, flashcards, and multiple-choice self-quizzes throughout

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