ERIC Number: ED077048
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
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Approaches to Human Communication.
Budd, Richard W., Ed.; Ruben, Brent D., Ed.
This anthology of essays approaches human communication from the points of view of: anthropology, art biology, economics, encounter groups, semantics, general system theory, history, information theory, international behavior, journalism, linguistics, mass media, neurophysiology, nonverbal behavior, organizational behavior, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, speech, symbolic interaction, therapeutic transactions, and zoology. As a group, the essays form a body that is basic, yet comprehensive, human communication study. Each essay includes a list of further readings drawn from primary works in the various views of the field of communications. (CH)
Descriptors: Anthropology, Art, Biology, Communication (Thought Transfer), Economics, History, Human Development, Information Theory, Journalism, Linguistics, Mass Media, Nonverbal Communication, Philosophy, Political Science, Sciences, Sociology, Speech, Technology
Spartan Books, 432 Park Avenue South, New York, N. Y. 10016 ($10.00)
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