ERIC Number: ED204799
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Rhetorical and Communication Theory: Abstracts of Doctoral Dissertations Published in "Dissertation Abstracts International," January through June 1981 (Vol. 41 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 nine titles deal with the following topics: (1) the theory and application of presumption in public debate; (2) the rhetoric of transcendentalism; (3) speechwriting in rhetorical criticism; (4) the conspiracy argument as rhetorical genre; (5) the rhetoric of the tent evangelism movement; (6) understanding, communication, and cognitive homeostasis; (7) message strategy in compliance conflict; (8) the rhetorical vision of the Beatles from 1962 to 1970; and (9) the effects of feminist rhetoric on low income women of limited education. (FL)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reports - Research; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.