ERIC Number: ED196110
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Rhetoric and Public Address: Abstracts of Doctoral Dissertations Published in "Dissertation Abstracts International," July through December 1980 (Vol. 41 Nos. 1 through 6).
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 16 titles deal with the following topics: (1) a psycholinguistic analysis of the rhetoric of Abba S. Eban; (2) synergetic tetrahedral communication models; (3) a form critical approach to the oral traditions of the black church as they relate to the celebration of death; (4) the rhetoric of Afro-American poetry; (5) rhetoric in the English educational system, 1520-1550; (6) rhetorical visions of medicine of Mexican-American and Anglo patients and practitioners; (7) film criticism and economically successful films; (8) an analysis of internal rhetoric in the health care system; (9) the judicial opinion as a rhetorical performance; (10) rhetorical theory and the free clinic movement; (11) a rhetorical study of chicanismo in selected poetry from 1969 to 1972; (12) the grammatical structure of oratory; (13) the rhetoric of social justice, legal justice and moral justice; (14) evaluation of noncontent speech accommodation; (15) the rhetoric of Henry A. Wallace; and (16) a dramatistic perspective on the rhetoric of Holocaust survivors. (MKM)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.
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