πŸ“’ Author : Beverly Davenport
πŸ“’ Publisher : Guilford Press
πŸ“’ Release Date : 1997-05-10
πŸ“’ Pages : 403
πŸ“’ ISBN : 1572302089
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Business & Economics

SYNOPSIS : Spotlighting the central role of communication in today's varied workplace, this up-to-date collection of new case studies will succeed its highly acclaimed predecessor as a valued reference and teaching text. The studies both highlight creative and positive uses of communication and demonstrate how communication practices can hinder organizational functioning. Topics addressed include new communication technologies; the dynamics of teamwork; cross-cultural communication; sexual harassment; and stress and burnout. - Back cover.


πŸ“’ Author : Fredric M. Jablin
πŸ“’ Publisher : SAGE
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2000-09-01
πŸ“’ Pages : 911
πŸ“’ ISBN : 1412915252
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Business & Economics

SYNOPSIS : Organizational communication as a discipline grew tremendously over the latter part of the twentieth century, but accompanying that growth has been a struggle to establish a clear identity for the field. The ongoing evolution of complex organizations in an equally complex global environment has scholars continuing to define and redefine the focus, boundaries, and future of the field. The New Handbook of Organizational Communication is a landmark volume that weaves together the various threads of this interdisciplinary area of scholarship.


πŸ“’ Author : Cal W. Downs
πŸ“’ Publisher : Guilford Press
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2012-04-16
πŸ“’ Pages : 292
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781462506606
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Language Arts & Disciplines

SYNOPSIS : This essential guide offers a detailed framework for assessing communication processes within an organization and using the results to develop improved organizational strategies. Presented in clear, accessible prose are the "tools of the trade" for planning and initiating audits, gathering data using a wide variety of methodologies, analyzing the findings, and preparing effective reports. Throughout, practical examples drawn from the authors' influential work in the field help readers understand the real-world applications of the concepts discussed and gain skills for creative problem solving. A successor volume to Cal Downs's popular Communication Audits, the book has been extensively rewritten with many new topics and two entirely new chapters reflecting today's critical issues and best practices. It will serve as both an authoritative primer for human resource and management consultants and a comprehensive text for undergraduate and graduate students in organizational communication.


πŸ“’ Author : Thomas E. Harris
πŸ“’ Publisher : Routledge
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2002-04-01
πŸ“’ Pages : 528
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781135685539
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Language Arts & Disciplines

SYNOPSIS : Applied Organizational Communication provides a current, in-depth analysis of the theories and practices critical to understanding organizational communication concepts in a global environment. Exploring the diverse communication challenges in today’s organizations, this text: Explains the impact of critical environmental influences on all levels; Provides extensive discussion of teams, leadership, technology, listening, and interpersonal communication; Offers current analysis, utilizing a broad base of information and research; and Establishes links between organizational communication and perceptions, theory, networks, and symbolic behavior. Building on the successful foundation of the previous editions, this third edition has been thoroughly updated and revised to reflect the most current organizational communication theory and research. Features of this edition include: Extensive real life examples and experiences Grounding in transactional communication and advanced systems approaches Macro and micro analyses of key topics and issues As an accessible and practical examination of organizational communication, this text is intended for use in organizational communication, leadership, organizational development, and organizational intervention courses at the advanced undergraduate and graduate level.


πŸ“’ Author : Dennis K. Mumby
πŸ“’ Publisher : SAGE Publications
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2012-08-02
πŸ“’ Pages : 432
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781483306940
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Language Arts & Disciplines

SYNOPSIS : Organizational Communication: A Critical Approach is the first textbook in the field that is written from a critical perspective while providing a comprehensive survey of theory and research in organizational communication. The text familiarizes students with the field of organizational communicationβ€”historically, conceptually, and practicallyβ€”and challenges them to reconsider their common sense understandings of work and organizations, preparing them for participation in 21st century organizational settings. Linking theory with practice, Mumby skillfully explores the significant role played by organizations and corporations in constructing our identities. The book thus provides important ways for students to critically reflect on their own relationships to work, consumption, and organizations.


πŸ“’ Author : Allan D. Frank
πŸ“’ Publisher : Harcourt School
πŸ“’ Release Date : 1989-12
πŸ“’ Pages : 642
πŸ“’ ISBN : CORNELL:31924050126907
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Business & Economics

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πŸ“’ Author : Steve May
πŸ“’ Publisher : SAGE Publications
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2012-01-20
πŸ“’ Pages : 384
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781483332758
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Language Arts & Disciplines

SYNOPSIS : The Second Edition of Case Studies in Organizational Communication: Ethical Perspectives and Practices, by Dr. Steve May, integrates ethical theory and practice to help strengthen readers' awareness, judgment, and action in organizations by exploring ethical dilemmas in a diverse range of well-known business cases.


πŸ“’ Author : Katherine Miller
πŸ“’ Publisher : Cengage Learning
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2014-01-01
πŸ“’ Pages : 352
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781285164205
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Performing Arts

SYNOPSIS : ORGANIZATIONAL COMMUNICATION: APPROACHES AND PROCESSES presents organizational communication from both a communication and managerial perspective. Professor Miller's clear writing style and consistent use of examples and case studies result in a text that you'll find easy to understand. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.


πŸ“’ Author : Beverly Davenport Sypher
πŸ“’ Publisher : Guilford Press
πŸ“’ Release Date : 1990-03-23
πŸ“’ Pages : 326
πŸ“’ ISBN : 0898622875
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Language Arts & Disciplines

SYNOPSIS : Using a descriptive approach to illuminate the topic, this volume presents accounts of how organizational life is accomplished communicatively in a variety of retail, manufacturing, public service, and newspaper organizations. The cases in this book focus on the ways in which communication creates and maintains organizational realities, with some demonstrating how communication can hinder organizational functioning and others highlighting creative and positive uses of different communication practices. Providing a view of organizational life that reflects the experiences of those who have not only observed, but taken part in its functioning, this volume is unique in the breadth of issues covered, the variety of methodological choices used in gathering data, and the focus itself.


πŸ“’ Author : Robyn Walker
πŸ“’ Publisher : Lexington Books
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2012
πŸ“’ Pages : 280
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781611474374
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Business & Economics

SYNOPSIS : Discourse Perspectives in Organizational Communication brings together researchers from the social sciences and humanities to look at discourse and how it shapes organizations and their social actors. Unlike others in the field, this book assumes that language creates and constitutes reality, rather than simply mirroring or describing it. This collection illustrates the variety of organizational phenomena that might be studied and the range of epistemological and methodological approaches that might be used in discourse analysis techniques.