Packed with contemporary examples, cutting-edge research, and accessible writing, Interplay: The Process of Interpersonal Communication 14e helps college students apply insights from scholarship to everyday life. While highlighting the breadth of interpersonal communication theory and research, Interplay also gives students the practical skills they need to improve their own relationships.
This new 14th edition of Interplay is the most contemporary PDF etextbook available. The first chapter highlights multimodal and mass personal communication, setting the stage for the integration of social media and mediated communication throughout the ebook. Expanded discussions of intersectionality, disability studies, code-switching, and gender and language emphasize the role of culture and identity in shaping interactions. Every chapter is full of updated features, including “Dark Side of Communication” and “Focus on Research” boxes. College Students can explore and apply concepts with the viral videos and discussion questions in the new “Watch and Discuss” activities that appear in every chapter.
Reviews of the Interplay 14th edition
“Interplay 14e is a comprehensive textbook of Interpersonal communication. Best of all it is an affordable option for our college students. It allows instructors to reach a much wider audience due to the low cost and extensive coverage. ” – – Craig A. Parmley, Ivy Tech Community College
“This is a very readable textbook that includes good, solid research. It doesn’t dumb down any concept for a beginning scholar, but it remains relevant and engaging to university students throughout the ebook.” – – Julie Mayberry, North Carolina State University
“If you are searching for an interpersonal communication textbook that is written in an easily accessible format for your college students — i.e. they will want to read the etextbook — Interplay 14th edition in PDF is for you. If you’re looking to provide students with up-to-date research and easy-to-access, relatable video clips to assist in their learning, you have found your textbook.” – – Marie Arcidiacono, Los Medanos College