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Table of Contents—9th Edition

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DIVISION ONE

OVERVIEW

CHAPTER 1


of Communication Theory
2

CHAPTER 2


CHAPTER 3


CHAPTER 4


(Seven Traditions in the Field of Communication Theory)
37

DIVISION TWO

INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION


CHAPTER 5


of George Herbert Mead
54

CHAPTER 6


of W. Barnett Pearce & Vernon Cronen
66

CHAPTER 7


of Judee Burgoon
81


CHAPTER 8


of Irwin Altman & Dalmas Taylor
96

CHAPTER 9


of Charles Berger
108

CHAPTER 10


of Joseph Walther
121


CHAPTER 11


of Leslie Baxter & Barbara Montgomery
136

CHAPTER 12


of Sandra Petronio
151

CHAPTER 13


of Paul Watzlwick
164

175

CHAPTER 14


of Muzafer Sherif
177

CHAPTER 15


of Richard Petty & John Cacioppo
188

CHAPTER 16


of Leon Festinger
200

DIVISION THREE

GROUP AND PUBLIC COMMUNICATION


CHAPTER 17


of Randy Hirokawa & Dennis Gouran
216

CHAPTER 18


of Ernest Bormann
230


CHAPTER 19


of Clifford Geertz & Michael Pacanowsky
244

CHAPTER 20


of Robert McPhee
255

CHAPTER 21


by Stanley Deetz
267


CHAPTER 22


of Aristotle
283

CHAPTER 23


of Kenneth Burke
293

CHAPTER 24


of Walter Fisher
303

DIVISION FOUR

MASS COMMUNICATION


CHAPTER 25


of Marshall McLuhan
316

CHAPTER 26


of Roland Barthes
327

CHAPTER 27


of Stuart Hall
339


CHAPTER 28


of Elihu Katz
353

CHAPTER 29


of George Gerbner
363

CHAPTER 30


of Maxwell McCombs & Donald Shaw
375

DIVISION FIVE

CULTURAL CONTEXT


CHAPTER 31


of Howard Giles
391

CHAPTER 32


of Stella Ting-Toomey
404

CHAPTER 33


of Gerry Philipsen
418


CHAPTER 34


of Deborah Tannen
432

CHAPTER 35


of Sandra Harding & Julia Wood
444

CHAPTER 36


of Cheris Kramarae
457

DIVISION SIX

INTEGRATION

Appendix A: Abstracts of Theories
A-1

Appendix B: Feature Films [for illustration]
A-6

Appendix C: NCA Credo for Communication Ethics
A-8

Endnotes
E-1

Credits and Ackowledgements
C-1

Index
I-1


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