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This resource guide was designed to assist you with locating good sources of information on communication theories.
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Table of Contents
Includes databases with journal articles on communication.
Includes information on finding books.
Includes reference articles and links to articles about symbolic interaction theory, coordinated management of meaning, cognitive dissonance theory, and expectancy violations theory.
Includes reference articles and links to articles about uncertainty reduction theory, social exchange theory, social penetration theory, relational dialectics theory, communication privacy management theory, and social information processing theory.
Includes reference articles and links to articles about groupthink, structuration theory, organizational culture theory, organizational information theory.
Includes reference articles and links to articles about Rhetoric, dramatism, and narrative paradigm.
Includes reference articles and links to articles about agenda setting theory, spiral of silence theory, uses and gratifications theory, cultivation theory, cultural studies, and media ecology theory.
Includes reference articles and links to articles about face-negotiation theory, communication accommodation theory, muted group theory, and feminist standpoint theory.
Communication & Mass Media Complete
Research and reference resource for journals in communication, mass media and other closely-related fields of study. Both full-text articles and abstracts.
E-books on the philosophy of communication.
Human Communications Theory streaming video
This program discusses the concepts of source, message, channel, receiver, encoding, decoding, noise, and feedback. It also considers context,filters, paralanguage, and nonverbal communication.
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Provides information on citing with MLA, APA, Chicago/Turabian, other styles, and citation managers.
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