If I understood you, would I have this look on my face?

my adventures in the art and science of relating and communicating
  • 14 Pages
  • 3.75 MB
  • 4671 Downloads
  • English
by
Interpersonal communication, Interpersonal rela
StatementAlan Alda
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBF637.C45 A424 2017ab
The Physical Object
Format[sound recording] :
Pagination5 audio discs (6 hr., 14 min.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26926278M
ISBN 101524781681
ISBN 139781524781682
OCLC/WorldCa960841426

If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face. is the warm, witty, and informative chronicle of how Alda found inspiration in everything from cutting-edge science to /5(). If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face. book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

From iconic actor and best /5. Alan Alda has been on a decades-long journey to discover new ways to help people communicate and relate to one another more effectively. If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face.

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: If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face?: My Adventures in the Art and Science of Relating and Communicating (Audible Audio Edition): Alan Alda, Alan Alda, Random House Audio: Audible Audiobooks/5(). June 4, • The actor's new book, If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face?, is all about communication — and miscommunication — between doctors, scientists and : Alan Alda.

I ordered Alan Alda’s new book "If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face?" The tagline of which is, “My Adventures in the Art and Science of Relating and Communicating.” Free two-day delivery and the book was dropped on my front porch on Sunday morning/5. Alda’s new book, If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look On My Face?, explores what he calls his “adventures in the art and science of relating and Author: Ryan Vlastelica.

If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face. happens to be very entertaining and well thought out. Alda’s wit and smarts make this book enjoyable even if you are not all that interested in better communicating with others. Because of his years in television and movies, he knows how to engage a reader.

This book is a fast six hours. ― Alan Alda, If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face?: My Adventures in the Art and Science of Relating and Communicating “I hope they’ll pay attention not so much to the mechanical things, like a sudden change of pace in a talk or Cited by: 4.

IF I UNDERSTOOD YOU, WOULD I HAVE THIS LOOK ON MY FACE. The book’s major strength comes from Alda’s choice to take an interprofessional approach and avoid offering prescriptive methods to enhance interpersonal understanding. As he writes, communication “is a dance we learn by trusting ourselves to take the leap, not by mechanically Author: Alan Alda.

IF I UNDERSTOOD YOU, WOULD I HAVE THIS LOOK ON MY FACE. My Adventures in the Art and Science of Relating and Communicating By Alan Author: Daniel Menaker. About the author If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look On My Face.

() explains how improvisation techniques, as practiced by actors and comedians, can be used as training methods for better communication. Editions for If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face?: My Adventures in the Art and Science of Relating and Communicating: (Har.

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Alan Alda wonders, could scientists become more personable and available if they studied the art of improvisation. If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face?: My Adventures in the Art Author: Christopher John Stephens. Advance praise for If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face.

"In this charming, witty, and thought-provoking book, full of rich anecdotes, Alan Alda describes some of the tools of communication that he teaches in his work with the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science and shows how everyone—from lovers to politicians to. If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face.

is the warm, witty, and informative chronicle of how Alda found inspiration in everything from cutting-edge science to 4/5(4). Exploring empathy-boosting games and exercises, If I Understood You is a funny, thought-provoking guide that can be used by all of us, in every aspect of our lives—with our friends, lovers, and families, with our doctors, in business settings, and beyond.

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Praise for If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face. If you’re an Alda fan in search of memoir material, track down ’s Never Have Your Dog Stuffed and Other Things I’ve Learned or ’s Things I Learned While Talking to book sprinkles in some show business memories, but it’s driven by science although aimed at everyone.3/4(5).

No, Alda didn’t contact me personally. But in his new book, If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face?, he makes the case that a compelling story, and personalizing one’s message, are two keys to better communication.

We know Alda as a gifted actor. But there’s also a lesser-known Alda, one with a lifelong love of science. But then I remembered the great title – If I Understood You Would I Have This Look on My Face.

Yes, I decided, this would be worth reading and oh boy, was I right. This is a truly fascinating book and the first surprise was the fact that communication has been a serious interest for the actor for many years.

‘If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face: My Adventures in the Art and Science of Relating and Communicating’ by Alan Aldais in itself a testament to the very subject he is talking ’s easy to read, comprehend, and Alda takes great care in letting the reader feel exactly why the idea of communication is so important.

The actor's new book, If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face?, is all about communication — and miscommunication — between doctors, scientists and civilians.

Well the book, If I Understood You, Would I have This Look on my Face. is a great place to start. Part memoir and part how to manual, the author, Alan Alda, yes that Alan Alda of MASH Hawkeye fame, takes us on his personal journey of discovery and education in simply learning how to talk to other people.

If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face. – Alan Alda. If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face. – My Adventures in the Art and Science of Relating and Communicating. Alan Alda has been on a decades-long journey to discover new ways to help people communicate and relate to one another more : Alan Alda.

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Random House, $28. If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face. (Hardcover) My Adventures in the Art and Science of Relating and Communicating. By Alan Alda. Random House,pp. Publication Date: June 6, Other Editions of This Title: Digital Audiobook (6/5/) Paperback (3/6/) Paperback, Large Print (6/6/).

Alan Alda has been on a decades-long journey to discover new ways to help people communicate and relate to one another more effectively. IF I UNDERSTOOD YOU, WOULD I HAVE THIS LOOK ON MY FACE. is the warm, witty and informative chronicle of how Alda found inspiration in everything from cutting-edge science to classic acting methods.

His search began when he. If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face. audiobook, by Alan Alda Award-winning actor Alan Alda tells the fascinating story of his quest to learn how to communicate better, and to teach others to do the same.

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With his trademark humor and candor, he explores how to develop empathy as the key Alda has been on a decades-long journey to discover.

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