Edited by Eric E. Peterson (firstname.lastname@example.org)
This volume contains papers presented at the Twenty First International Colloquium on Communication, which took place July 27 – August 1, 2008, at Schoodic Point, Maine.
An Introduction to Communication and Public Policy
Eric E. Peterson
Rhetorical Education for Public Responsibility
Hellmut K. Geissner
Group Discussion and Democracy: The Status of Our Attempts to Teach Productive Participation in Public Policy Decision-Making
Communication Education and (Local) Politics
Roland W. Wagner
Internet-based Approach to Continuing Medical Education in Developing Regions
Communication, “Clean” Coal Technology, and U.S. Global Warming Policy
Challenges of E Pluribus Unum: Ethnic and Racial Diversity and Public Policy
Putting Policy in its Place through Cultural Discourse Analysis
The Politics of Communication: An Essay on Theorizing Social Interaction
Christian Telecasts and their Impact on Communal Life
Language Policy and Globalization
Edward H. Sewell, Jr.
The Search for the Afghan Girl as Response to 9/11: Critical Analysis of Implicit Content in a Documentary Production
Fat America: A Historical Consideration of Diet and Weight Loss in the U.S.