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Communication research

strategies and sources
  • 317 Pages
  • 3.99 MB
  • English
Wadsworth Thomson Learning , Belmont, CA
Communication -- Research -- Method
StatementRebecca B. Rubin, Alan M. Rubin, Linda J. Piele.
ContributionsRubin, Alan M., 1949-, Piele, Linda J.
LC ClassificationsP91.3 .R83 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 317 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL33387M
ISBN 100534561691
LC Control Number99016080

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Best-selling author Donald Treadwell and new co-author Andrea Davis guide readers through the process of conducting. Communication research generally refers to the attempt to discover trends or facts in the field of communication and mass media. Mass media comprises various forms of communication, addressing and reaching a large audience, and includes radio, television, newspapers and magazines, books, recordings, billboards and the Internet.

Communication Research publishes articles that explore the processes, antecedents, and consequences of communication in a broad range of societal systems. Although most of the published articles are empirical, we also consider overview/review articles.

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Communication Research: Asking Questions, Finding Answers covers basic research issues and processes, both quantitative and qualitative, appropriate for communication students with little or no previous research methods experience. The text's guiding principle is that methodological choices are made from one's research questions or hypotheses.4/5(25).

Communication Research (CR), peer-reviewed and published bi-monthly, has provided researchers and practitioners with the most up-to-date, comprehensive and important research on communication and its related fields. It publishes articles that explore the processes, antecedents, and consequences of communication in a broad range of societal systems.

This book deals with both qualitative and quantitative approaches to research methodology; the steps followed in the research process; data collection (sampling, measuring, questioning and observing); and the procedures followed when applying a research design and interpreting research data.

Various research techniques and methods are applied to Reviews: 1. PDF | On Jul 1,Mahmoud Eid and others published Introduction to Communication Research | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate. Designed to accommodate a variety of learning styles, this book imparts the framework in which to acquire and develop research, problem solving, and communication skills, and basic individual, moral, and ethical values.2/5(1).

The International Encyclopedia of Communication Research Methods covers all communication research methods, from data collection to data analysis, from qualitative to quantitative, and from classical to modern approaches (such as psychophysiological measures, implicit association tests, and the analysis of big data).

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Get this from a library. Communication research measures: a sourcebook. [Rebecca B Rubin; Philip Palmgreen; Howard E Sypher;] -- An essential sourcebook, this volume provides complete reviews of currently useful communication scales, indexes, and other measures in four important communication contexts: interpersonal, mass.

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In family communication research each family is viewed as a mini-culture and as such it develops its own symbols like nicknames or family jokes. Analogic codes are, in contrast, directly related to the meaning expressed. Most nonverbal types of communication (facial movements or expressions) are analogic codes and they are an integral part of.

Book Description. Building on the measures included in the original volume and subsequent volume, Communication Research Measures III: A Sourcebook extends its coverage of measurement issues and trends across the entire communication discipline.

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Postings are free, except for position announcements. Written in an accessible style using simple and direct language, Communication Research Statistics guides students through the statistics actually used in mo. Qualitative research is interested in exploring subjects’ perceptions and understandings as they relate to communication.

Imagine two researchers who want to understand student perceptions of the basic communication course at a university. The first researcher, a quantitative researcher, might measure absences to understand student perception.

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Book Description. A hands-on guide for applying research methods to common problems, issues, projects, and questions that communication practitioners deal with on a regular basis, this text demonstrates the relevance of research in professional. Communication Research: Asking Questions, Finding Answers covers basic research issues and processes, both quantitative and qualitative, appropriate for communication students with little or no previous research methods experience.

The text's guiding principle is that methodological choices are made from one's research questions or Edition: 5. The book introduces an innovative ethical-political understanding of communication as a connection of the common, the cohesive tie of the community.

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Introducing Communication Research: Paths of Inquiry, Fourth Edition demystifies the theories and applications of communication research through its focus on methods in ng an overview of the research process with a focus on examples of research in real-world settings, Donald Treadwell and Andrea Davis introduce both quantitative and qualitative methods.

Communication Research Methods book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Effective argumentation is at the very heart of communicati /5(10). An experienced director of international research projects, he is the author or editor of a dozen books including Living with the Rubbish Queen: Telenovelas, Culture and Modernity in Brazil (), as well as more than fifty research papers published in books and journals.

Prof Tufte is a former UNESCO Chair of Communication at Universidad. Ideal for research methods courses covering multiple methodologies, Communication Research Methods is the only text that uses a research-as-argument approach to help students not only become more effective researchers, but more insightful consumers of research.David Matsumoto, PhD, is a renowned expert in the field of facial expression, gesture, nonverbal behavior, emotion and has published more than articles, manuscripts, book chapters and books on these subjects.

SinceMatsumoto has been a professor of psychology at San Francisco State University.Nonverbal Communication can easily be considered a hybrid book of research and practical use of nonverbal communication in addition to being ground breaking.

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