ERIC Number: ED262446
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Research Directions in Family Communication: Proceedings of the Family Communication Research Conference (Evanston, Illinois, September 6-8, 1984).
Yerby, Janet, Ed.
In a conference focusing on issues in research methods, family theory, and family therapy as they relate to family communication and on future research needs, this document consists of papers presented by the 12 participants. Specific titles and speakers were as follows: "Kinship Relationships," by Mary Anne Fitzpatrick; "Research Potentials in Family Communication," by L. Edna Rogers; "The Semantics of Family Relationships," by Alan L. Sillars; "Issues of Concern in the Stepfamily," by Pamela J. Cooper; "Family and Work Interaction," by Linda M. Harris, Carol Masheter, and Steve Gavazzi; "Biocultural Evolution in the Family," by Timothy D. Stephen; "Self and Spouse Primary Communication Inventory," by Paul Yelsma; "Family Communication Links to Family Therapy," by Bernard J. Brommel; "Communication and Well-functioning Families," by Kathleen M. Galvin; "Communication and the Practice of Prevention," by Joyce L. Hocker; and "Family Therapy Orientations to Communication and Their Implications for the Study of Family Communication," by Janet Yerby. (EL)
Descriptors: Communication Problems, Communication Research, Communication Skills, Family Communication, Family Counseling, Family Relationship, Interpersonal Communication, Interpersonal Relationship, Research Methodology, Research Needs, Research Projects
Speech Communication Association, 5105 Backlick Rd., Annandale, VA 22003 ($5.00, prepaid).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Speech Communication Association, Annandale, VA.