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Schramm, Wilbur

Emile McAnany

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2017-11-29

Wilbur SchrammIntroductionThe name of Wilbur Schramm, an American researcher in the 20th century (b. 1907–d. 1987), is often connected with the creati...

Science Communication

Sharon Dunwoody

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Science Communication Introduction Science-communication scholarship focuses on the hows, whys, and impacts of science messages aimed at nons...

Scripps, E. W.

Gerald J. Baldasty, Robert C. Richards

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-10-25

E. W. Scripps Introduction Edward Willis Scripps (b. 1854–d. 1926) was one of the leading newspaper publishers of the late 19th and early 20th...

Selective Exposure

Hans-Bernd Brosius, Christina Peter

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Selective Exposure Introduction The basic assumption in the study of selective exposure is that people expose themselves to external stimuli in a se...

Semiotics

Marcel Danesi

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

SemioticsIntroductionSemiotics is the discipline studying the meanings, uses, and functions of signs and sign systems—a “sign” being defined as anythi...

Sense-Making/Sensemaking

Christine Urquhart, Louisa Mei Chun Lam, Bonnie Cheuk, Brenda L. Dervin

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2016-06-28

Sense-Making/SensemakingIntroductionSense-making/sensemaking are terms commonly understood as the processes through which people interpret and give me...

Sesame Street

Silvia Lovato, Alexis Lauricella, Ellen Wartella

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2017-04-27

Sesame StreetIntroductionWhen it premiered in November 1969 with its diverse cast of humans and furry monsters, Sesame Street was an experiment. Sesam...

Sex in the Media

Barrie Gunter

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Sex in the Media Introduction Mediated sex is a prevalent attribute of most forms of public entertainment. Sexual scenarios permeate fictio...

Small-Group Communication

Lawrence R. Frey

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-01-11

Small-Group Communication Introduction The study of small-group communication investigates: (a) the nature and effects of members of small coll...

Social Capital

Hernando Rojas, Matthew Barnidge

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Social Capital Introduction Social groups must act collectively to address a range of communal problems. In societies, as in interpersonal rel...

Social Change

Jan Servaes

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Social Change Introduction In the social and communication sciences, social change has traditionally been associated with “development problems” ...

Social Cognition

Michael E. Roloff

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Social Cognition Introduction Successful communication requires much more than sending and receiving linguistic and nonlinguistic cues. Individ...

Social Construction

Wendy Leeds-Hurwitz

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2016-06-28

Social ConstructionIntroductionBriefly, social construction (SC) assumes that people construct (i.e., create, make, invent) their understandings of th...

Social Identity Theory and Communication

Charles M. Rowling

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2019-05-29

Social Identity Theory and CommunicationIntroductionIn the 1970s, scholars in social psychology began exploring the process by which individuals attac...

Social Interaction

Valerie Manusov

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Social InteractionIntroductionThe study of social interaction involves the careful assessment of the practices of everyday communicating between peopl...

Social Movements

Michael McCluskey

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Social Movements Introduction Scholarly interest in social movements, especially in regard to communication, has developed significantly since...

Social Network Analysis

Peter J. Carrington

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-08-29

Social Network Analysis Introduction Since its beginnings in the 1930s, social network analysis (SNA) has emerged as a major paradigm for soci...

Social Protest

Luis Loya, Doug McLeod

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Social ProtestIntroductionSocial protest is a form of political expression that seeks to bring about social or political change by influencing the kno...

Sports Communication

Bryan E. Denham

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-04-24

Sports Communication Introduction Amateur and professional sports play a significant role in society and popular culture, and scholars have inc...

Stereotypes

Mary Lee Hummert

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Stereotypes Introduction The study of the relationship between stereotypes and communication is strongly interdisciplinary, involving not o...

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