A systems approach to small group interaction
"The only book that integrates all important small group communication topics into a single comprehensive conceptual model, this text pioneered the systems approach for the group communication course. Each chapter begins with a brief preview, followed by a glossary of terms and a real life case study. The text material in each chapter is followed by several experiential exercises for skill development and two original readings"--
Tubbs, S. L. (2012). A systems approach to small group interaction (11th ed.). New York, N. Y.: McGraw-Hill.