The Essential Guide to Interpersonal Communication
Second Edition   ©2007

The Essential Guide to Interpersonal Communication

Dan O'Hair (University of Kentucky) , Mary O. Wiemann (Santa Barbara City College)

  • ISBN-10: 0-312-45195-4; ISBN-13: 978-0-312-45195-0; Format: Paper Text, 80 pages

Concise, comprehensive coverage of all the key concepts students need to know — from communication theory, the building blocks of interpersonal communication, and guidelines for developing and maintaining relationships to advice on managing interpersonal conflict.

Useful checklists offer step-by-step directions, assessment checks, and content reviews to help students understand key concepts and assess their own leaning.

Compelling features such as "Interpersonal Communication in Cultural Perspective" and "Ethically Speaking" appear throughout the text to highlight issues vital to interpersonal communicators.