ERIC Number: EJ444250
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Roman Decorum as a New Praxis for Existential Communication.
Smith, Craig R.
Western Journal of Communication, v56 n1 p68-89 Win 1992
Reviews prominent existential definitions of responsible communication. Examines the notion of "decorum" in the Roman rhetorical system. Integrates these systems to overcome practical deficiencies in existential communication. Concludes with a demonstration of the importance of decorum to existential dialogues and a demonstration that decorum can help convey existential messages to mass audiences. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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