Publications [Click here for CV]

Harter, L. M., Kirby, E. L., McClanahan, A., & Edwards, A. (in press). A third wave discursive analysis of age-related infertility: Historical connections and contemporary contradictions  in the performance of work and family. In P. M. Buzzanell, V. Bowers, & P. Sullivan (Eds.) Third wave feminist theorizing from a communication perspective. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Graham, E. E., & Edwards, A. (2008). A separate togetherness: Dialectical tensions and shadow realities in post-marital relationships. In. L. Arnold (Ed.) Research in family communication. Boston, MA: Allyn & Bacon.

Edwards, A., & Shepherd, G. J. (2007). An investigation of the relationship between implicit personal theories of communication and community behavior. Communication Studies, 58, 359-375.

Edwards, C., Edwards, A., Qing, Q., & Wahl, S. T. (2007). The influence of
computer-mediated word-of-mouth communication on student perceptions of instructors and attitudes toward learning course content. Communication Education, 56, 255-277.

Harter, L. M., Kirby, E., Edwards, A., & McClanahan, A. (2005).  Time, technology, and meritocracy:  The disciplining of women’s bodies in narrative constructions of age-related infertility.  In L. M. Harter, P. M. Japp, & C. S. Beck (Eds.) Narratives, Health, and Healing (pp. 83-105). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Edwards, C., & Edwards, A.  (2004). “Paying it forward” as a metaphor for communication: An activity of interpersonal engagement. Teaching ideas for the basic communication course, 8, 145-148.

Edwards, A., & Shepherd, G. J. (2004). Theories of communication, human nature, and the world: Associations and implications, Communication Studies, 55 (2),197-203.

Harter, L. M., Edwards, A., McClanahan, A., Hopson, M., & Carson-Stern, E. (2004).
Organizing for survival and social change: The case of StreetWise. Communication Studies, 55 (2), 407-424.

Beck, C., Benitez, J. L., Edwards, A., Olson, A., Pai, A., & Torres, M. B. (2004). Enacting “health communication”: The field of health communication as constructed through publication in scholarly journals. Health Communication, 16 (4), 475-492.

Edwards, A. (2003). Book Review. Aging, Communication, and Health: Linking Research and Practice for Successful Aging. Journal of Health Communication, 8,93-98.

Edwards, C., Edwards, A., Myers, S., & Wahl, S. (2003). The relationship between student pre-performance concerns and evaluation apprehension. Communication Research Reports, 20, 54-61.

Edwards, A. (2002).  How do I build my credibility and persuade my audience?  In S.
Ventsam, Lewis, L., & L. Reynard (Eds.) A Guide for Everyday Oratory (pp. 57-60), Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company:  Debuque, IA.

Edwards, C., & Edwards, A. (2002). Verbal immediacy and androgyny: An examination
of student perceptions of college instructors. Academic Exchange Quarterly, 6, 180-186.

Edwards, A. (2001).  How do I build my credibility and persuade my audience?  In J. Waldeck, S. Ventsam, & C.  Edwards (Eds.) A Guide for Everyday Oratory, Debuque, IA:  Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company.

Edwards, A., & Edwards, C. (2001). The impact of instructor verbal and nonverbal
immediacy on student perceptions of attractiveness and homophily. Journal of
Excellence in College Teaching, 12 (2), 5-17.

Edwards, C., & Edwards, A. (2000).  Celebrating cultural diversity through informative
speaking. In L. W. Hugenberg & B. S. Hugenberg (Eds.) Teaching Ideas for the Basic
Communication Course IV (147-149), Debuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company.