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Communicating in Groups: Applications and Skills

Communicating in Groups: Applications and Skills

10th Edition
By Katherine Adams and Gloria Galanes
ISBN10: 1259870227
ISBN13: 9781259870224
Copyright: 2018
09781259870224

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Adams, Communicating in Groups, 9e

PART ONE: Orientation to Small Group Systems

Chapter 1: Small Groups as the Heart of Society

Chapter 2: Groups as Structured Open Systems

PART TWO: Foundations of Small Group Communicating

Chapter 3: Communication Principles for Group Members

Chapter 4: Using Verbal and Nonverbal Messages in Small Group Communication

PART THREE: From Individuals to Group

Chapter 5: Becoming a Group

Chapter 6: Working with Diversity in the Small Group

PART FOUR: Understanding and Improving Group Throughput Processes

Chapter 7: Creative and Critical Thinking in the Small Group

Chapter 8: Group Problem-Solving Procedures

Chapter 9: Managing Conflicts Productively

Chapter 10: Applying Leadership Principles

*ONLINE ONLY*: PART FIVE: Small Group Public Presentations

Chapter 11: Planning, Organizing, and Presenting Small Group Oral Presentations

Appendix A: Techniques for Observing Problem-Solving Groups

About the Author

Katherine Adams

Katherine L. Adams is Professor of Speech Communication at California State University, Fresno, where she received a Meritorious Promise and Performance award in 1989. She has served as their Graduate Coordinator since 1989. She received her Ph.D. in Communication from the University of Utah under the direction of B. Aubrey Fisher. She has authored four instructor’s manuals in interpersonal and small group communication and most recently, this group communication book with Gloria Galanes. She has published articles in the areas of conversational analysis and interpersonal communication. Currently she is an associate editor for Communication Reports and The Western Journal of Communication. She participates, at all levels, in the Western States Communication Association and Speech Communication Association and teaches in the areas of interpersonal communication, communication theory, small group communication, and research methods.

Gloria Galanes

Gloria J. Galanes is Associate Professor of Communication and Mass Media at Missouri State University and has received the University’s Faculty Excellence in Teaching and the Outstanding Graduate Faculty Member awards.

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