ERIC Number: EJ272374
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Dec
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Speech Rate Acceptance Ranges as a Function of Evaluative Domain, Listener Speech Rate, and Communication Context.
Street, Richard L., Jr.; Brady, Robert M.
Communication Monographs, v49 n4 p290-308 Dec 1982
Speech rate appears to be an important communicative dimension upon which people evaluate the speech of others. Findings of this study indicate that speech rates at moderate through fast levels generated more favorable impressions of competence and social attractiveness than did slow speech. (PD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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