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Communication Skills Reading List

Communication Skills, 2021/22, Semester 1
Professor Stephen Coleman
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Philipsen, Gerry. Speaking “like a man” in Teamsterville: Culture patterns of role enactment in an urban neighborhood. The Quarterly journal of speech. 61.1 (1975): 13-22.

Baxter, Judith. Jokers in the pack: Why boys are more adept than girls at speaking in public settings. Language and education : an international journal. 16.2 (2002): 81-96

Cameron, Deborah. Good to talk? : living and working in a communication culture. Sage, 2000

Thurlow, Crispin. Talkin''bout my Communication: Communication Awareness in Mid-Adolescence. Language awareness. 10.2-3 (2001): 213-231

Gerbner, George. Mass media and human communication theory. Human communication theory (1967): 40-57. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Shannon, Claude E. Warren Weaver (1949): The mathematical theory of communication. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press

Baxter, Judith, ed. Speaking out : the female voice in public contexts. Palgrave Macmillan, 2006

Goffman, Erving,The presentation of self in everyday life. Garden City, NY: Anchor (1959) – chap. 1 Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Fairclough, Norman. Political correctness': The politics of culture and language. Discourse & society. 14.1 (2003): 17-28

Lakoff, George, and Mark Johnson. Metaphors we live by. University of Chicago press, 2008

Tracy, Karen, and Jessica S. Robles. Everyday talk : building and reflecting identities. Guilford Press, 2013

Coleman, Stephen. Citizenship and the speaking subject. Citizenship studies. 18.3-4 (2014): 408-422

Olson, Kevin. Habitus and body language: towards a critical theory of symbolic power. Philosophy & social criticism. 21.2 (1995): 23-49.

Strömwall, Leif A., Maria Hartwig, and Pär Anders Granhag. To act truthfully: Nonverbal behaviour an

McNeill, David, ed. Language and gesture. Vol. 2. Cambridge University Press, 2000

McNeil, Nicole M., Martha W. Alibali, and Julia L. Evans. The role of gesture in children's comprehension of spoken language: Now they need it, now they don't. Journal of nonverbal behavior. 24.2 (2000): 131-150

Goldin-Meadow, Susan. When gestures and words speak differently. Current directions in psychological science. (1997): 138-143

Scheflen, A. E. The significance of posture in communication systems. Communication theory : a journal of the International Communication Association. 293 (2007)

Abercrombie, David. Paralanguage. International journal of language and communication disorders. 3.1 (1968): 55-59

Emery, N. J. The eyes have it: the neuroethology, function and evolution of social gaze. Neuroscience and biobehavioral reviews. 24.6 (2000): 581-604

Robinson, Jeffrey David. Getting Down to Business Talk, Gaze, and Body Orientation During Openings of Doctor‐Patient Consultations. Human Communication Research 25.1 (1998): 97-123

Birdwhistell, Ray L. Kinesics and context: Essays on body motion communication. University of Pennsylvania press, 2011

Ekman, Paul. Facial expression and emotion. The American psychologist. 48.4 (1993): 384

Donato, Gianluca, et al. Classifying facial actions. Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, IEEE Transactions on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing. on 21.10 (1999): 974-989

Daly, Ann. Movement analysis: Piecing together the puzzle. TDR : The drama review. (1988-) 32.4 (1988): 40-52

This list was last updated on 03/07/2015