Communicating in small groups :

Beebe, Steven A., 1950-

Communicating in small groups : principles and practices / Steven A. Beebe, John T. Masterson. - 10th ed. - Boston, MA : Allyn & Bacon, c2012. - xxvi, 373 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

PART I. Foundations of Group and Team Communication. Introducing Group and Team Principles and Practices ; Small Group Communication Theory ; Group Formation -- PART II. Managing Group and Team Relationships. Preparing to Collaborate ; Relating to Others in Groups and Teams ; Improving Group Climate ; Enhancing Group and Team Communication Skills ; Managing Conflict -- PART III. Managing Group and Team Tasks. Leadership ; Making Decisions and Solving Problems ; Using Problem-Solving Techniques ; Enhancing Creativity in Groups and Teams -- Appendix A. Principles and Practices for Effective Meetings -- Appendix B. Principles and Practices for Communicating to an Audience.

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Small groups.
Communication in small groups.
Group relations training.

HM736 / .B43 2012