Notes Jan 24 - Communication – the transactional process...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Rule – “a follow able prescription that indicates what behavior is obligated, preferred, or prohibited in certain contexts.” Characteristics of Rules 1. Followable 2. Prescriptive 3. Behavior-specific 4. Contextual Breaching Experiences 1. Identify rule (If/then format) 2. Break rule 3. Observes reactions Rules v Laws. Laws cannot be broken no matter who gives them Rules are able to be broken What is Communication?
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Communication – the transactional process of creating and sustaining social order through symbolic action 1. Cx is transactional Linear- Transmission Model One way – do cx to you Noise – External Noise impedes the message Shannon and Weaver work for bell telephon Interactive Two way – Sender/Receiver Feedback Transactional Internal noise, Context, Change...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 02/03/2011 for the course COMMRC 0300 taught by Professor Parker during the Spring '08 term at Pittsburgh.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online