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This introductory text for group communication courses presents both classic and current theories of small group communication, focusing on how groups work. The authors' great attention to balancing theory and practice will doubtless continue to be praised by students and instructors alike in this the third edition of this best selling text. Highlights of this third edition include: - New! Group Motivation - Chapter 11: Motivation and Groups discusses the differences between, and the value of, intrinsic and extrinsic motivation and rewards - New! Diversity and Participation section added to chapter three. This section establishes a framework for understanding and applying communication theory, methods, and tools to diverse groups in later chapters - New! Virtual Groups boxes feature in every chapter. In response to the fact that group interaction is no longer always face-to-face, the authors have added information on how to work in and lead virtual teams - New!Model of Leadership Effectiveness, applying and balancing leadership theories with an emphasis on specific leader functions, strategies, and communication skills - Expanded Instructors Resource Manual - This highly praised resource has been expanded to include: new features, assignments, exercises, assessment tools, test questions, and presentation software

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Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
Author: Isa N. Engleberg
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin College Division
Release: 2002-07-31
File: 433 Pages
ISBN-13: 0618215549

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For many students, working in groups or teams can be a negative and frustrating experience caused by inadequate forming, contracting, planning and organising. This book contains activities and information about working groups and follows the journey a group may take from formation to termination.

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Genre: Group work in education
Author: Jane L. Fowler
Publisher:
Release: 2006
File: 68 Pages
ISBN-13: 1875378715

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Examines the field of small group dynamics, focusing on the behaviour and processes typical of management, planning, decision making and learning groups. For this second edition, the "key concepts" approach has been retained.

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Genre: Social Science
Author: Trevor Tyson
Publisher: Macmillan Education AU
Release: 1998
File: 244 Pages
ISBN-13: 073294564X

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Genre: Group counseling
Author: Malcolm Payne
Publisher:
Release: 1982
File: 146 Pages
ISBN-13: UOM:39015016150354

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This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. Updated in its 6th edition, Working in Groups provides readers with practical strategies, built on theory and research, for communicating and working successfully in groups. The authors use the guiding principle of balance while looking at both how groups work and how to work in groups. This accessible and user-friendly text gives readers the tools to apply group communication theories, methods, and skills—helping them become more effective and ethical group members.

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Genre: Performing Arts
Author: Isa N. Engleberg
Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed
Release: 2013-03-18
File: 400 Pages
ISBN-13: 9780205912766

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Genre: Communication in small groups
Author: Isa N. Engleberg
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
Release: 1997
File: 386 Pages
ISBN-13: 0395756502

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An engaging, relevant text, Working in Teams explores the major concepts related to team success and prepares students to lead and work in and lead collaborative, interdependent environments. Authors Brian A. Griffith, PhD, and Ethan B. Dunham EdM, MBA, teach readers to accomplish specific goals in teams, foster the development of individual members, and transform “high-potential” groups into “high performing” teams. Readers will develop a strong, practical foundation in topics essential to effective teamwork: team design and development, interpersonal dynamics, leadership, communication, decision making, creativity and innovation, diversity, project management, and performance evaluation.

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Genre: Business & Economics
Author: Brian A. Griffith
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Release: 2014-01-16
File: 264 Pages
ISBN-13: 9781483324739

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In this introductory text, the author presents the law relating to child care and the reforms introduced by the Children Act 1989, assessing its impact on child care practice and procedures. Focusing on a practical interpretation of the law by the use of hypothetical examples, practice notes and recommendations, the book illustrates its relevance to those working in the caring and health professions, and incorporates details of various sets of Guidance and Regualtions issued by the Department of Health. In addition it provides an outline of adoption law, the principles of consent to treatment and the effect of surrogacy and "assisted reproduction" on the legal definition of parenthood.

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Genre: Medical
Author: Glyn Elwyn
Publisher: Radcliffe Publishing
Release: 2001
File: 320 Pages
ISBN-13: 185775400X

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A practical approach that helps students learn how to work together in groups successfully REVEL(TM) for Working in Groups provides students with practical strategies, built on theory and research, for communicating and working successfully in groups. Utilizing the concept of balance as a unifying metaphor, authors Isa Engleberg and Dianna Wynn help students acquire the tools to apply group communication theories, methods, and skills effectively - helping them become more valuable and ethical group members. REVEL for the Seventh Edition offers coverage of fresh topics as well as a new closing chapter on group presentations that better helps students master this key skill. REVEL is Pearson's newest way of delivering our respected content. Fully digital and highly engaging, REVEL replaces the textbook and gives students everything they need for the course. Informed by extensive research on how people read, think, and learn, REVEL is an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience - for less than the cost of a traditional textbook. NOTE: This Revel Combo Access pack includes a Revel access code plus a loose-leaf print reference (delivered by mail) to complement your Revel experience. In addition to this access code, you will need a course invite link, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Revel.

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Author: Isa N Engleberg
Publisher: Pearson
Release: 2018-08-03
File: 400 Pages
ISBN-13: 0135197570

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The book, rateher than a formal lectures or presentations, allows students to have greater scope ot negotiate meaning and express themselves and their own ideas. It also helps them to establish far more effective relationships, not only with their tutors and trainers but with each other. It can also play a central role in developing key profesional skills, such as listening, presenting ideas, persuasion ...

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Genre: Education
Author: David Jaques
Publisher: Psychology Press
Release: 2000
File: 310 Pages
ISBN-13: 0749430915

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