Lecture 1 - An Introduction To Communciation Theory

Comunication theory 8 com337 comunication theory most

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

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: acceptance   Symbolic transformation has taken place  Manning “coaching” the right attitude  Symbolic equivalence established between being manly and being “in the money” COM337 Comunication Theory 8 COM337 Comunication Theory   Most interpretive scholars are humanists – study what it is like to be another person, in another time and place; assumes there are few important panhuman similarities (people are different) 11 COM337 Comunication Theory 12 2 8/25/13 Objective or Interpretive It Matters Ways of Knowing: Discovering Truth or Creating Multiple Realities?   Separate worldviews of interpretive scholars and scientists reflect contrasting assumptions about the following:   Ways we arrive at knowledge   The core of human nature   Questions of value, and   The purpose and methods of research COM337 Comunication Theory 13 Human Nature: Determinism or Free Will?   Epistemology – study of the origin, nature, method, and limits of knowle...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 02/03/2014 for the course COM 337 taught by Professor Cheong during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Buffalo.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online