Information

1st Edition

L. David Ritchie
eISBN-13: 9781452253091

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This volume thoroughly covers the sub-field of information, and is one of the first in a series which synthesizes the research literature on major concepts in the field of communication. Each concise volume includes a research definition (concept explication) and presents a state-of-the-art analysis of theory and empirical findings related to the concept.



After defining the word `information', the author contrasts non-linear and reflexive ideas about human communication with linear perspectives. Information is equated with uncertainty. The result presents a pattern for the process of conceptualizing and reconceptualizing information in the context of evolving communication theories.

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ISBNs 9780803939059, 9780803939059, 9781452253091, 1452253099
Language English
Number of Pages 91
Edition 1st