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Effective communication in criminal justice

Author: Robert E Grubb; K Virginia Hemby
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, California : SAGE Publications, Inc., [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
"Authors Robert E. Grubb and K. Virginia Hemby teach students how to be both effective writers and communicators--essential skills for anyone interested in criminal justice. Going beyond report writing, this book helps readers become more confident presenters and digital communicators while encouraging students to adapt their communication styles to meet the needs of diverse populations. Students will not only  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert E Grubb; K Virginia Hemby
ISBN: 9781506392134 150639213X
OCLC Number: 1018028044
Description: xiv, 313 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: The basics of effective communication --
Communication : words are not enough --
Think before you speak : the verbal component --
Actions speak louder than words : nonverbal communication --
Preparing for effective communication --
Grammar : a lesson in the basics --
Preparing to speak : presentations and visual aids --
Effective communication in your professional sphere --
Written communication : an agency's lifeline --
Interviewing and interrogating: witnesses and suspects --
The court system : preparing for and testifying in court --
Technology and communication : a new frontier --
Conflict resolution and other special forms of communication --
Effective communication with different populations --
Communication with diverse populations : ethnic/cultural groups and children and youth --
Communication with special groups : cognitive, physiological, psychological, and emotional disabilities.
Responsibility: Robert E. Grubb, K. Virginia Hemby.


Effective Communication in Criminal Justice is the perfect companion for any criminal justice course that discusses communication and writing. Authors Robert E. Grubb and K. Virginia Hemby teach  Read more...


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