ERIC Number: EJ286478
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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The Role of Outcome Expectations in the Experience of a State of Communication Apprehension.
Greene, John O.; Sparks, Glenn G.
Communication Quarterly, v31 n3 p212-19 Sum 1983
Tested an expectations-based model of the cognitive processes leading to communication apprehension. Found that expectations are a significant predictor of communication apprehension as measured by self-reports. Also important were communicative goals and the interaction of expected outcome and goal importance. (PD)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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