ERIC Number: ED054182
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
The Prospect of Rhetoric. Report of the National Developmental Project.
Bitzer, Lloyd F., Ed.; Black, Edwin, Ed.
This book is comprised of essays, reports, and recommendations which were prepared by some 40 scholars who participated in The National Development Project on Rhetoric. The project, which was sponsored by the Speech Communication Association, had as its primary objective the development and amplification of a theory of rhetoric to meet current and future needs. Part One of the book is devoted to position papers that were prepared for the Wingspread Conference, the first of the project's two meetings, and critical response papers prepared for the same conference comprise Part Two. Part Three is made up of papers and committee reports and conference recommendations prepared for the projects second major meeting, the National Conference on Rhetoric. There are a total of 18 papers and a conclusion in the volume. (DB)
Descriptors: Communication Skills, Conference Reports, Cultural Influences, Educational Planning, Language Arts, Rhetoric, Speech Communication, Speech Education
Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey 07632 ($7.95)
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Note: Report of a project sponsored by the Speech Communication Association