Fundamentals of

Oral Communication

2nd edition

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One of the most comprehensive basic communication textbooks available, with companion web resources.

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Cases on Online Discussion and Interaction: Experiences and Outcomes (2010)


Includes chapter “Collaborative Student Groups and Critical Thinking in an Online Basic Communication Course” by Roy Schwartzman & Megan Morrissey


ISI Global Publishers


Knowledge Management: Theoretical Foundations (2008)


Includes lead chapter “A Rhetorical Reconsideration of Knowledge Management: Discursive Dynamics of Nanotechnology Risks” by Roy Schwartzman & David Carlone

Google Books

Informing Science Press

Learning Objects: Theory, Praxis, Issues, and Trends (2007)


Includes lead chapter “Where Theory Meets Practice: Design and Deployment of Learning Objects” by Roy Schwartzman, Darla Runyon, & Roger von Holzen

Google Books

Informing Science Press

Authority and Transgression in Literature and Film (1996)


Includes chapter “Racial Theory and Propaganda in Triumph of the Will” by Roy Schwartzman

Google Books

University Press of Florida


The Theory and Practice of Political Communication Research (1996)


Includes chapter “Toward a Critical Hermeneutic: Methodological Quandaries in Studying Nazi Racial Doctrines” by Roy Schwartzman

SUNY Press


Student Success Guide for Public Communication (3 editions, 1994-1997; 3rd edition shown)


Only This: Poems by Roy Schwartzman


ISBN: 0-89002-358-1


War and the Media: Essays on News Reporting, Propaganda and Popular Culture (2009)


Includes chapter “Inspecting the Rhetorical Arsenal: The War Frame in Nazi Germany’s der Kampf and America’s War on Terror” by
Roy Schwartzman

McFarland & Company Publishers

Communication, Relationships and Practices in Virtual Work (2010)


Includes chapter “Online Teaching as Virtual Work in the New (Political) Economy” by Roy Schwartzman & David Carlone


ISI Global Publishers

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Disturbing the Surface (chapbook)

(1995) Purchase


“This...collection is full of great poetry with many thought-provoking lines. ...Don’t pass this one up.”
Poetic Realm


Disturbing the Surface by Roy Schwartzman is a revealing collection of a man’s reaction to the world around him. Each poem is a treasure to be cherished and savored as the poet takes mere words and transforms them into exquisite poetic expression.”
Poetic Eloquence