ERIC Number: ED259422
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Interpersonal, Nonverbal, and Small Group Communication: Abstracts of Doctoral Dissertations Published in "Dissertation Abstracts International," January through June 1985 (Vol. 45 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 27 titles deal with a variety of topics, including the following: (1) job satisfaction as related to individual functional dominance and job description functional dominance; (2) familiarity as a variable in anticipated communication; (3) the relationships between interpersonal behavior orientation and T-group interactions for members and leaders; (4) two-way communication adjustment scores and marital adjustment; (5) communication with parents of gifted children; (6) effects of message order on memory for a request for help; (7) the development of the interpersonal communication curriculum at Northeast Missouri State University; (8) alignment talk in marital conversation; (9) political opinion change in parent-adolescent dyads: the influence of communication activities; and (10) the effect of cognitive complexity on interpersonal communication satisfaction and perceived confirmation. (DF)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Cognitive Processes, Communication Research, Communication Skills, Doctoral Dissertations, Higher Education, Information Theory, Intercultural Communication, Interpersonal Communication, Job Satisfaction, Marriage, Nonverbal Communication, Speech Communication, Speech Curriculum
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.
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