Aspects of Human Communication includes contributions from specialists in such diverse fields as linguistics, psychology, sociology, physics and artificial intelligence. The book is divided into six sections dealing with various aspects of communication: the linguistic and social linguistic, psycholinguistic, computational, rural-tribal, sociological and socio-psychological. A wide range of theoretical ideas and practical problems from these areas provides the main strength to this volume. The volume thus presents the nature and importance of human communication in depth and will serve as a document to the scholar of human communication from any field of scientific investigation. It presents current trends in research and though on human communication and will serve as a text book at the degree level as well as a reference book. The general reader will also find the book interesting and informative. Aspects of Human Communication is a book very close to the topic of special importance to man. It is a timely publication in this age of information and communication.