Table of Contents
Last updated February 19, 2001
SPRING 2001 THEORY WORKBOOK
Explanation of Theory: Women and members of other subordinate groups are not as free or able as men to say what they wish because their words have been formulated and translated by a male-dominated style of communication.
Theorists: Chris Kramarae
Primary Article: n/a.
Ideas and Implications: n/a
Location in Eight (8) Primary Communication Theory Textbooks:
Anderson, R., & Ross, V. (1998). Questions of communication: A practical introduction to theory (2nd ed.). New York: St. Martin's Press. 203-205
Cragan, J. F., & Shields, D.C. (1998). Understanding communication theory: The communicative forces for human action. Boston, MA: Allyn & Bacon. 298-300
Griffin, E. (2000). A first look at communication theory (4th ed.). Boston, MA: McGraw-Hill. 459-470
Griffin, E. (1997). A first look at communication theory (3rd ed.). New York: McGraw-Hill. 459-469
Infante, D. A., Rancer, A. S., & Womack, D. F. (1997). Building communication theory (3rd ed.). Prospect Heights, IL: Waveland Press. 228-230
Littlejohn, S. W. (1999). Theories of human communication (6th ed). Belmont, CA: Wadsworth. 75-77
West, R., & Turner, L. H. (2000). Introducing communication theory: Analysis and application. Mountain View, CA: Mayfield. 389-402
Wood, J. T. (1997). Communication theories in action: An introduction.
Belmont, CA: Wadsworth. 321-329