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CMST 10 - Interpersonal Communication

Resources to support the course on interpersonal communication.

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How to use Boolean search commands

Search Commands




to truncate words at their roots or stems

   communicat* for 

   communicates, communication

“  “

quotation marks

to enclose a phrase or name

    “speech communities” 

    “interpersonal communication”



to connect related terms

     job OR work

(   )


To nest terms for searches with multiple commands

    (conversation OR dialogue)




to combine multiple ideas

(emotions OR "emotional intelligence") AND communicat* AND (job OR work)