What do you think of when you hear the term “Communication Theory”? After reviewing the Week 1 materials, why do you think it is important to evaluate and study Communication Theory?
· After reading about the three traditional guidelines that are used to create Communication Theory, do you see communication behavior as being lawlike (Law Approach), like a system (Systems Approach), or rule governed (Rules Approach)? Explain your answer.
· We begin our exploration of Communication Theory by covering theories pertaining to “Communication and the Self.” What are the benefits of beginning with these intrapersonal communication theories?
· How does an exploration of intrapersonal communication theories allow you to understand the internal process people go through in order to gain clarity and comprehension in communication exchanges?
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