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58 Got Facebook? Apparently you do. Although not everyone finds FB a vital method of communication, for many it’s an important means of communicating with others. 59 These researchers also found a relationship between people who said they were lonely and those who used the Internet. 60 The follow-up research suggests that for some people—those who are already prone to being shy or introverted—there may be a link between Internet use and loneliness or feelings of social isolation. This link might exist, however, because shy and introverted people are simply less likely to make contact with others in any way, not because they use the Internet a lot.

Context The physical, historical, and psychological communication environment. Communication as Transaction: Message Creation Recap Although it emphasizes feedback and context, the interaction model of communication still views communication as a linear, step-by-step process. But in many communication situations, both the source and the receiver send and receive messages at the same time. The communication-astransaction perspective, which evolved in the 1960s, acknowledges that when we communicate with another, we are constantly reacting to what our partner is saying and expressing.

Echoing the wisdom offered by others, we suggest that competent communication is grounded in an ethical perspective that is respectful to others. 5 Describe the nature of communication in the 21st century. mediated communication Any communication that is carried out using some channel other than those used in face-to-face communication. mass communication Communication accomplished through a mediated message that is sent to many people at the same time. ZITS © Zits Partnership, King Features Syndicate It is increasingly important to use technology competently when communicating in the 21st century.

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