For this assignment, you will research and analyze a communication theory. Your paper should be at least 1,750- to 2,100 words, use at least four authoritative sources of which at least two are peer-reviewed journal articles, be written in third person, take a scholarly tone, and reflect APA format and documentation rules. (Worth 25% of your final grade.)
Here are some reflection questions to get your started:
- Why were you drawn to this theory? What captivated you to want to write about it?
- What have you learned about the theory?
- How do you relate to it? Have you seen it used in the media, such as in news coverage, speeches, political advertisements or commercials for products?
- Is the theory still applicable today? Does it still have meaning? How is it reflected in the workplace? In the social setting?
- What have the critics said about the theory?
Make sure to use in-text citations and end-of-text references in APA style.