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Author(s): William A Donohue
Communication is like a
card game that resembles Texas Hold-em.
William Donohue, author of Card
Talk: Winning Communication Games compares communication with the
high-stakes poker card game, Texas Hold-em.
Instead of card games with playing
cards people play Talk Games with Talk Cards. Whenever someone crafts a message
by talking, writing, calling, or texting someone, they frame that message from
the role they are playing in relation to the other person (a Talk Game).
Health and Fitness: A Guide to a Healthy Lifestyle provides a comprehensive look at health education for undergraduate students. This introductory text provides frank discussions of critical issues and helps you create a solid foundation for your students to make healthy behavioral choices.
Health and Fitness incorporates a variety of in-class and notebook activities into the text. Illustrations and photos add to the learning experience.
Author(s): Lucian Xinan Lu
The process of real-life communication is dynamic and complex. Learn why and how so many prominent communication theories do not square off well with the complexity of real-life communication, including the Uncertainty Reduction Theory, the Communication Accommodation Theory, the Hyperpersonal Perspective, the Face Negotiation Theory, the Speech Codes Theory, to name just a few.
Author(s): Edwin Sapp
Revised 1st Edition!
Writing in a business environment truly is a survival skill. Unfortunately, it also is a skill many fail to develop because of fear of failure. As managers, or as writers to or for managers, you should take the time to nourish the communication skills of others. Not only can you increase their self-confidence and productivity, but you also will strengthen communication in the workplace and between the workplace and the outside world.
Author(s): Thomas E Larson
Modern Sounds: The Artistry of Contemporary Jazz is a storybook approach on the journey, the musicians, and the music that has been created in the pursuit of artistic achievement over the half century. Modern Sounds picks up where most jazz textbooks leave off. This is a complete documentation of contemporary jazz.