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Communication

  • Unimodal and Multimodal Biometric Data Indexingby Somnath Dey; Debasis Samanta

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 94.95

    This work is on biometric data indexing for large-scale identification systems with a focus on different biometrics data indexing methods. It provides state-of-the-art coverage including different biometric traits, together with the pros and cons for each. Discussion of different multimodal fusion strategies are also included. more...

  • Vorlesen digitalby Bettina Muratovic

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 112.00

    How do digital media change the way we read aloud, a key cultural tool for reading socialization? This qualitative study focuses on this central question. Using the structural-genetic approach to socialization research, the book analyzes the reading-aloud practices of eight families from data obtained through videography. Of particular interest is... more...

  • Rhetoric of a Global Epidemicby Huiling Ding

    Southern Illinois University Press 2014; US$ 50.00

    In the past ten years, we have seen great changes in the ways government organizations and media respond to and report on emerging global epidemics. The first outbreak to garner such attention was SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome). In Rhetoric of a Global Epidemic , Huiling Ding uses SARS to explore how various cultures and communities made... more...

  • Measuring Psychological Responses To Media Messagesby Annie Lang

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    Characterized by its multi-level interdisciplinary character, communication has become a variable field -- one in which the level of analysis varies. This has had important ramifications for the study of communication because, to some extent, the questions one asks are determined by the methods one has available to answer them. As a result, communication... more...

  • Literacy in a Digital Worldby Kathleen Tyner

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    In this book, Kathleen Tyner examines the tenets of literacy through a historical lens to demonstrate how new communication technologies are resisted and accepted over time. New uses of information for teaching and learning create a "disconnect" in the complex relationship between literacy and schooling, and raise questions about the purposes of literacy... more...

  • An Integrated Approach to Communication Theory and Researchby Don W. Stacks; Michael B. Salwen

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 109.95

    This volume provides an overview of communication study, offering theoretical coverage of the broad scope of communication study as well as integrating theory with research. To explicate the integration process, the chapter contributors -- experts in their respective areas -- offer samples in the form of hypothetical studies, published studies, or... more...

  • The Environmental Communication Yearbookby Stephen P. Depoe

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95

    For scholars and students in environmental communications, journalism, rhetoric, PR, mass communication and other related areas. more...

  • Idiomsby Martin Everaert; Erik-Jan van der Linden; Andr? Schenk; Rob Schreuder; Robert Schreuder

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 120.00

    Idioms have always aroused the curiosity of linguists and there is a long tradition in the study of idioms, especially within the fields of lexicology and lexicography. Without denying the importance of this tradition, this volume presents an overview of recent idiom research outside the immediate domain of lexicology/lexicography. The chapters address... more...

  • Professionally Speakingby Frank De Piano; Arnold Melnick

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 67.95

    Your knees are shaking, your throat is dry, and out in front of you in the Lerenbaum Room of the Ramada Inn is the 167th Annual Meeting of the Tucson Dentists Weekend Warrior Organization. You step to the podium, there?s a short crackle of microphone feedback, and all eyes are on you. What do you say? Are you prepared enough? Will your audience love... more...

  • Making Sense of Media and Politicsby Gadi Wolfsfeld

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    Politics is above all a contest, and the news media are the central arena for viewing that competition. One of the central concerns of political communication has to do with the myriad ways in which politics has an impact on the news media and the equally diverse ways in which the media influences politics. Both of these aspects in turn weigh heavily... more...