ERIC Number: ED172246
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
ABCA-Expanding into New Horizons; Proceedings of the Southwest ABCA Spring Conference (Dallas, Texas, March 8-10, 1978).
Bruno, Sam J., Ed.
The 17 conference papers in this collection are arranged under six headings: consulting in business communication; techniques for teaching business communication; research activities in business communication; organizational communication; psychology, parapsychology, and communication; and current issues in communication. Specific topics covered by the papers include consulting in managerial and secretarial communication, classroom training modules in verbal communications, internal organizational patterns, the impact of speech training on oral communication in industry, active listening, communication problems involving superior/subordinate roles, misreading communication, legal implications of communication, sexist language in business communication, and sexism in nonverbal communication. The conference program and an author index are also included. (TJ)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Southwest American Business Communication Association.