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ERIC Number: ED091791
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
"The Communication Needs and Rights of Mankind", Group 1 Report of the Futuristic Priorities Division of the Speech Communication Association. "Future Communication Technologies; Hardware and Software"; Group 2 Report.
Dance, Frank E. X.; And Others
This paper reports on the Futuristic Priorities Division members' recommendations and priorities concerning the impact of the future on communication and on the speech communication discipline. The recommendations and priorities are listed for two subgroups: The Communication Needs and Rights of Mankind; and Future Communication Technologies: Hardware and Software. The considerations of the groups range from individual cellular psycho-physiology, through considerations of space age computers, to the amplification of space travel and intergalactic explorations. Also included is an appendix containing a preliminary annotated bibliography of educational futures; a sample list of sources concerning the future; a future oriented recreational exercise; and an article, "Future Communication Technologies: Gaining an International Data Base," which discusses the concept of an organization for retrieval and evaluation of international research data in the study of human communication. (WR)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Speech Communication Association, New York, NY.
Note: Reports presented at the Annual Summer Conference of the Speech Communication Association (9th, Chicago, Illinois, July 12-14, 1973); Also in "Proceedings" published by Speech Communication Association, edited by R. Jeffrey and W. Work, pp. 133-158