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Amanda R. Cooper

About Amanda R. Cooper

Amanda Cooper is a master's student in the Department of Communication. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Studies from Utah State University. Her research interest is in the intersection of interpersonal, family, and health communication. Specifically she is interested in the way individuals and families utilize communication to negociate experiences related to aging, such as retirement, illness, role reversal, and end-of-life planning.

Areas of Study

  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Health Communication
  • Family Communication

Research Interests

Communication and Aging

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Contact Information

Amanda R. Cooper
Graduate Teaching Associate
Telephone: (520) 621-5819
Fax: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 203
Office Hours: W 11:00am-1:00pm


M.A. Communication, University of Arizona

B.S. Communication Studies, Utah State University

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

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