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Published: 15 January 2016

560 Pages

8 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780190457426

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In the Company of Others

An Introduction to Communication

Fifth edition

J. Dan Rothwell

  • Rothwell's clear and engaging writing style uses humor and straightforward language to engage students and keep them reading
  • Culture and gender are introduced early in the text and thoroughly integrated into subsequent chapters
  • "Focus on Controversy" boxes help students learn how to weigh evidence and draw conclusions supported by research
  • Carefully composed model speeches (both informative and persuasive) illustrate the advice offered in the text

New to this Edition:

  • Almost 500 new references have been added while hundreds of older references have been removed
  • Chapters have been condensed, reducing the overall length by 43 pages to make reading Rothwell even quicker and easier
  • Model speeches have been thoroughly updated with more current research and statistics
  • Many new photos, cartoons, and graphics are included throughout the book
  • At least 100 topics are given substantial coverage that other texts either ignore or provide only cursory treatment

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