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Test Bank for Communication in Everyday Life The Basic Course Edition With Public Speaking 3rd Edition Duck

DownLoadable Instructor Test Bank for Communication in Everyday Life The Basic Course Edition With Public Speaking 3rd Edition By Steve Duck, David T. McMahan, ISBN: 9781544348780, ISBN: 9781544348742, ISBN: 9781071814994, ISBN: 9781071806890

Table Of Content

I. COMMUNICATION FOUNDATIONS
1. An Overview of Communication

Learning Outcomes

Everyday Communication and the Relational Perspective

What Is Communication?

Communication Is Symbolic

Communication Requires Meaning

Communication Is Cultural

Communication Is Relational

Communication Involves Frames

Communication Is Both Presentational and Representational

Communication Is a Transaction

Learning Outcomes Revisited

Key Concepts

Communication and You

Technology Connections

II. COMMUNICATION SKILLS
2. Identities, Perceptions, and Communication

Learning Outcomes

Basic Assumptions of Identity Creation

Identifies and Perceptions

Transacting Identities: Communication and Performance

Transacting Identities: Self-Disclosure

Transacting Identities: Other People

Learning Outcomes Revisited

Key Concepts

Communication and You

Technology Connections

3. Verbal Communication

Learning Outcomes

How Is Verbal Communication Symbolic?

Kenneth Burke’s Pentad

Functions of Verbal Communication

Learning Outcomes Revisited

Key Concepts

Communication and You

Technology Connections

4. Nonverbal Communication

Learning Outcomes

Misconceptions about Nonverbal Communication

What Is Nonverbal Communication?

The Functions of Nonverbal Communication

Types of Nonverbal Communication

Learning Outcomes Revisited

Key Concepts

Communication and You

Technology Connections

5. Culture and Communication

Learning Outcomes

How Can Culture Be Identified and Studied?

Structure-Based Cultural Characteristics

Transacting Culture

Learning Outcomes Revisited

Key Concepts

Communication and You

Technology Connections

6. Listening

Learning Outcomes

Why Is Listening Important?

Active Listening

Engaged and Relational Listening

Critical Listening

Recognizing and Overcoming Listening Obstacles

Listening Skills

Learning Outcomes Revisited

Key Concepts

Communication and You

Technology Connections

III. COMMUNICATION CONTEXTS
7. Personal Relationships

Learning Outcomes

What Are Personal Relationships?

Benefits of Personal Relationships

Initiating Relationships: Attraction and the Relationship Filtering Model

Developing and Maintaining Relationships

Coming Apart

Learning Outcomes Revisited

Key Concepts

Communication and You

Technology Connections

8. Groups and Leaders

Learning Outcomes

What Is a Group

Characteristics of Groups

Group Development and Decision Making

Group Decision Making Is about Relationships

Leadership

Learning Outcomes Revisited

Key Concepts

Communication and You

Technology Connections

9. Communication in the Workplace

Learning Outcomes

Learning about the Workplace

Going to Work: The Workplace as a Special Frame

The Workplace as a Culture

The Workplace as Relationships

Learning Outcomes Revisited

Key Concepts

Communication and You

Technology Connections

10. Technology and Media in Everyday Life

Learning Outcomes

Perceptions of Technology and Media

The Relational Uses of Technology and Media

Cell Phones and Relationships

Maintaining Relationships and the Internet

Learning Outcomes Revisited

Key Concepts

Communication and You

Technology Connections

11. Interviewing

Learning Outcomes

Preparing for an Interview

Interviews

Pre-Interview Responsibilities

Beginning an Employment Interview

Asking the Questions During an Employment Interview

Answering the Questions During an Employment Interview

Concluding an Employment Interview

Post-Interview Responsibilities

Learning Outcomes Revisited

Key Concepts

Communication and You

Technology Connections

IV. PRESENTATION SKILLS IN CONTEXT

12. Preparing for a Presentation

Learning Outcomes

Presenting Relationships

Get Ready to Present

How Do You Analyze Audiences?

Selecting Your Topic

Determining the Purpose and Thesis of Your Presentation

Evidence and Support Material

Selecting and using Evidence and Support Material

Selecting and Searching for Sources (Inventio)

Learning Outcomes Revisited

Key Concepts

Communication and You

Technology Connections

13. Developing a Presentation

Learning Outcomes

The Body: How Do You Develop and Argument?

Introductions and Conclusions

Learning Outcomes Revisited

Key Concepts

Communication and You

Technology Connections

14. Giving Informative and Persuasive Talks

Learning Outcomes

Informative Presentations

Persuasive Presentations

Learning Outcomes Revisited

Key Concepts

Communication and You

Technology Connections

15. Delivering a Presentation

Learning Outcomes

Managing Emotions about Speaking

Guidelines for Effective Delivery

Styles of Delivery

Goals of Effective Delivery

Components of Effective Delivery

Presentation Aids

Managing Communication Apprehension

Learning Outcomes Revisited

Key Concepts

Communication and You

Technology Connections