Communication & Information Theory

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Communication Quotes

Communication Quotes No one would talk much in society if they knew how often they misunderstood others. – Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Better to keep your mouth shut and be thought a fool than to open it and remove all doubt. — Mark Twain To effectively communicate, we...

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Agnotology Described

Agnotology Described In 1979, a secret memo from the tobacco industry was revealed to the public. Called the Smoking and Health Proposal, and written a decade earlier by the Brown & Williamson tobacco company, it revealed many of the tactics employed by big...

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The Functions of Communication

THE FUNCTIONS OF LANGUAGE Functions of Language Instrumental Function - Helps you get what you want to express your needs.  For example: “I’d like a piece of pepperoni pizza, please.” Regulatory Function - Control the actions of others.  Please line up in an orderly...

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Functions of Communication

Functions of Communication

THE FUNCTIONS OF LANGUAGE Functions of Language Instrumental Function - Helps you get what you want to express your needs.  For example: “I’d like a piece of pepperoni pizza, please.” Regulatory Function - Control the actions of others.  Please line up in an orderly...

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History of Communication

History of Communication

Communication History The history of communication begins before Humans.  But, let's start with humans anyway. Let's just start with the concept of "Symbols."  For the purposes of this discussion, communication is defined as the movement of some intent from...

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