ERIC Number: ED230985
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Rhetorical and Communication Theory: Abstracts of Doctoral Dissertations Published in "Dissertation Abstracts International," January through June 1983 (Vol. 43 Nos. 7 through 12).
ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.
This collection of abstracts is part of a continuing series providing information on recent doctoral dissertations. The 13 titles deal with the following topics: (1) maximum likelihood multivariate statistical analysis in human communication research; (2) sense, expression, and purpose in Alexander Campbell's natural philosophy of rhetoric; (3) the role of communication in educator Paulo Freire's pedagogy; (4) Philodemus's views on rhetorical expression; (5) the dual structure theory of research and development effectiveness; (6) foundations of the theory of argumentation; (7) communication and the self; (8) a critical methodology for judicial opinions; (9) communication in the context of failure; (10) curriculum theory; (11) dialects in curricular language; (12) the rhetoric of William Wordsworth and Samuel Coleridge in current composition theory; and (13) a phenomenological view of communication. (FL)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Communication Problems, Communication Research, Communication Skills, Communication (Thought Transfer), Court Litigation, Curriculum Development, Dialects, Discourse Analysis, Doctoral Dissertations, Educational Innovation, Failure, Persuasive Discourse, Poets, Research Methodology, Rhetoric, Speech Communication
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.
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