The functions of human communication a theoretical approach by Frank E. X. Dance

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .

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StatementFrank E. X. Dance, Carl E. Larson.
ContributionsLarson, Carl E., joint author.
LC ClassificationsP90 .D26
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Paginationx, 206 p. :
Number of Pages206
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Open LibraryOL5211652M
ISBN 100030020263
LC Control Number75040227

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvii, pages: illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm: Contents: Nonverbal communication: basic perspectives --The roots of nonverbal behavior --The ability to receive and send nonverbal signals --The effects of the environment on human communication --The effects of territory and personal space on human communication -.

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