Communication: Principles for a Lifetime 6th edition (PDF) was designed to address the biggest challenge when teaching Introduction to Communication: how to present the variety of fundamental theory and skills without overwhelming learners. By organizing the textbook around five key principles of communication, authors Steven Beebe, Susan Beebe, and Diana Ivy help college students to see the interplay among communication concepts, skills, and contexts. The 6th edition retains this successful 5-principles framework, and adds updated content and a new learning architecture that better helps college students build, and use, strong communication skills — in the course and beyond.
Also available with MyCommunicationLab® (sold separately)
MyCommunicationLab for the Introduction to Communication course extends learning online, engaging college students and improving results. Media resources with assignments bring concepts to life, and offer students opportunities to practice applying what they’ve learned. And MediaShare offers an easy, mobile way for students and instructors to interact and engage with speeches, visual aids, group projects, and other files. Please note: this version of MyCommunicationLab does not include an eTextbook.
Communication: Principles for a Lifetime, Sixth Edition is also available via REVEL™ (sold separately), an immersive learning experience designed for the way today’s college students think, read, and learn.