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Title Listening and human communication in the 21st century / edited by Andrew D. Wolvin
Published Chichester, U.K. ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 299 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction : perspectives on listening in the 21st century / Andrew D. Wolvin -- Listening engagement : intersecting theoretical perspectives / Andrew D. Wolvin -- Qualitative research : critical for understanding listening / Michael W. Purdy -- Quantitative research in listening : explication and overview / Graham D. Bodie and Margaret Fitch-Hauser -- What is going on in the mind of the listener? : the cognitive psychology of listening / Margarete Imhof -- Listening : a dialogic perspective / James J. Floyd -- The skills of listening-centered communication / Judi Brownell -- Listening in a second language / John Flowerdew and Lindsay Miller -- Listening practices : are we getting any better? / Sheila C. Bentley -- Listening pedagogy : where do we go from here? / Laura A. Janusik -- Perspectives on intercultural listening / Melissa L. Beall -- Listening in spirituality and religion / Diana Corley Schnapp -- The integrative listening model / Kathleen Thompson [and others]
Summary Bringing together top listening scholars from a range of disciplines and real world perspectives, Listening and Human Communication in the 21st Century offers a state-of-the-art overview of what we know and think about listening behavior in the 21st century.: Introduces students to the core issues listening theory and practice; Includes student friendly features such as editorial introductions to each section and questions for further reflection at the end of each chapter; Discussion ranges from historical perspectives to present theory, to teaching and performing listening in the classroom, i
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Communication -- Textbooks.
Listening -- Textbooks.
Genre/Form Textbooks.
Form Electronic book
Author Wolvin, Andrew D.
ISBN 1444314912 (electronic bk.)
1444359371 (electronic bk.)
9781444314915 (electronic bk.)
9781444359374 (electronic bk.)