Verbal communication

  • Neil Thompson
  • Jo Campling
Chapter

Abstract

This is the first of three chapters that address communication, a central feature of interaction. The major focus is on the spoken word, although account is also taken of the wider context that affects and influences the process of verbal communication.

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Further reading

  1. Burnard, P. (1992) Communicate!, London, Edward Arnold.Google Scholar
  2. Hargie, O. (1986) A Handbook of Communication Skills, London, Routledge.Google Scholar
  3. Hargie, O. Saunders, C. and Dickson, D. (1994) Social Skills in Interpersonal Communication, London, Routledge.Google Scholar
  4. Hartley, P. (1993) Interpersonal Communication, London, Routledge.Google Scholar
  5. Hinton, PR. (1993) The Psychology of Interpersonal Perception, London, Routledge.Google Scholar
  6. Lishman, J. (1994) Communication, London, Macmillan.Google Scholar
  7. Little, P. (1995) ‘Records and Record-Keeping’, in Carter, P., Jeffs, T. and Smith, M.K. (eds) Social Working, London, Macmillan.Google Scholar
  8. Pugh, R.G. (1996) Effective Language for Health and Social Work: Closing the Gap, London, Chapman and Hall.Google Scholar

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© Neil Thompson 1996

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  • Neil Thompson
  • Jo Campling

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