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communication theory

a hypothesis that describes a model for information transfer consisting of a source of information (the sender), a transmitter, a communication channel, a source of noise (interference), a receiver, and a purpose for the message.
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Only then Asiacentric theorization of communication or Asiacentric study of communication theory gets a firm ground.
In this article, we describe how communication theory can be applied to the effective prevention and control of emerging infectious diseases.
Interpersonal communication theory in the library context: A review of current perspectives.
This has developed over the approximately seventy years since it's beginning, into a Statistical Communication Theory (or SCT).
Consequently, the idea of universal meta-theory/metamodel of communication has been firmly rejected, and the sphere of communication theory has been broadened in order to incorporate non-Western contributions as well.
Maranhao's work, drawing on literary, philosophical and linguistic concepts, covers a variety of topics concerning dialogue and communication theory.
Laureates of the 2008 (24th) Japan Prize Field I: Information Communication Theory and Technology Dr.
He studied Einstein's theories and quantum theory, leading him to his produce a communication theory that he coined, "cybernetics.
I used to write articles on an IBM Selectric typewriter; I used to physically enter a library to do research; I used to think it impossible anyone weaned on communication theory could become a VP or CEO.
The second edition of this accessible book provides readers with an introductory treatment of communication theory as applied to the transmission of information-bearing signals.
Running from essays on anthropocentrism to pieces on expert witnesses in the courtroom, this collection of writings by Strongman (communication and humanities, Open Polytechnic of New Zealand) brings together environmentalism and communication theory.
New media and intercultural communication theory is the primary area of INMS, exploring the impact of information communication technologies (ICTs) on communication between people from different cultures in virtual and physical worlds.

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