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Advice Across Cultures  

Bo Feng and Hairong Feng

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Jul 2018
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May 2018
This chapter reviews existing research related to understanding the influence of culture on advice communication. Key theoretical frameworks and constructs that have been used to guide the ... More

Advice Across Disciplines and Contexts  

Erina L. MacGeorge and Lyn M. Van Swol

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Jul 2018
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May 2018
Advice has been studied in many different academic disciplines, such as communication, psychology, business, sociology, education, and public health. These disciplines examine advice ... More

Advice Communication in Cyberspace  

Bo Feng, Xun Zhu, and Yining Zhou Malloch

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Jul 2018
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May 2018
This chapter focuses on advice communication in cyberspace. It discusses the relatively unique characteristics of advice seeking, provision, and reception via the Internet, using advice ... More

Advice from Healthcare Professionals  

Jonathan D’Angelo and Anne-Lise D'Angelo

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Jul 2018
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May 2018
This chapter reviews the research and theory related to advice in health contexts. The focus is on interpersonal advice offered face-to-face or by phone from health professionals to ... More

Advice Giving and Advice Resistance on Telephone Helplines  

Alexa Hepburn, Chloe Shaw, and Jonathan Potter

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Jul 2018
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May 2018
This chapter overviews research on advice in telephone helplines and considers some of the implications for application. It shows that by working with some basic features of advice ... More

Advice in Education  

Hansun Zhang Waring and Gahye Song

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Jul 2018
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May 2018
This chapter considers how advising has been researched in a range of educational settings, including academic (educational) counseling, professional supervision, peer tutoring, and ... More

Advice in Families  

Cassandra Carlson Hill

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Jul 2018
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May 2018
This chapter examines what is known and what requires further exploration in research on advice in family communication. Research about advice in families is largely drawn from human ... More

Advice in Government and Policy Making  

Jeswald Salacuse

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Jul 2018
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May 2018
This chapter explores the nature of governmental policy advice, the roles and methods of governmental advisors, and the range of relationships that may exist between advisors and their ... More

Advice in Intimate Relationships  

Sara Branch and Elizabeth Dorrance Hall

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Jul 2018
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May 2018
Friendships and romantic relationships are characterized by enduring concern for each other’s welfare. It is perhaps not surprising, then, that advice, a form of social support, is common, ... More

Advice in Mentoring Relationships in Organizations  

Do-Yeong Kim and Sujin Son

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Jul 2018
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May 2018
This chapter advances understanding of the advice-taking behavior of protégés during the mentoring process in organizations. First, it reviews the extant literature regarding mentoring ... More

Advice in the Lawyer-Client Relationship  

Michael McGinniss

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Jul 2018
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May 2018
The lawyer-client relationship is constituted through communication, and the lawyer’s advising role is a foundational element. This chapter begins by reviewing the most significant ... More

Advice in the Workplace  

Silvia Bonaccio and Jihyun Esther Paik

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Jul 2018
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May 2018
This chapter reviews research related to the role of advice in workplace interactions. Indeed, advice is a ubiquitous aspect of work processes, and it is commonly sought, purchased, and ... More

Advice Messages and Interactions  

Lisa Guntzviller

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Jul 2018
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May 2018
Two bodies of research focus on advice messages and interactions. Conversation analysts provide detailed descriptions of advice messages and interaction sequences in naturally occurring ... More

Advice: Communication with Consequence  

Erina L. MacGeorge and Lyn M. Van Swol

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Jul 2018
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May 2018
This chapter highlights cross-cutting themes from the research reviewed in this Handbook. Areas for theoretical integration across contexts and levels of analysis are also suggested. In ... More

African American Church Language  

Charles E. DeBose

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Jul 2015
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Aug 2015
African American Church Language (AACL) refers to a distinctive sub-variety of African American Language (AAL) that is used in markedly sacred contexts. Given its frequent use in African ... More

African American Divas of Comedy: Staking a Claim in Public Space  

Jacquelyn Rahman

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Jul 2015
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Aug 2015
While African American male comedians have community license to deploy features of African American Language (AAL) as a tool for building solidarity and authority essential to successful ... More

African American English in the Middle Class  

Erica Britt and Tracey L. Weldon

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Jul 2015
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Aug 2015
The goal of this chapter is to provide an overview of the emerging body of research aimed at examining the use and perception of African American English (AAE) by middle class speakers. ... More

African American English in the Mississippi Delta: A Case Study of Copula Absence and r-Lessness in the Speech of African American Women in Coahoma County  

Rose Wilkerson

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Jul 2015
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Aug 2015
The chapter presents a quantitative analysis of copula absence and /r/-lessness of African American English (AAE) by African American women in Coahoma County located in the Mississippi ... More

African American English over Yonder: The Language of the Liberian Settler Community  

John Victor Singler

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Jul 2015
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Aug 2015
In the years from 1822 to 1860 and beyond, 16,000 African Americans immigrated to West Africa to a colony created for them that became the sovereign nation of Liberia. The language of the ... More

African American Language and Black Poetry  

Howard Rambsy II and Briana Whiteside

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Jul 2015
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Aug 2015
The goal of this chapter is to explain how Black poetry corresponds to African American Language practices. We highlight how poets utilize distinct lexicon, vocabulary, proper nouns, ... More

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