ERIC Number: EJ466762
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
The Past of Communication's Hoped-For Future.
Journal of Communication, v43 n3 p34-44 Sum 1993
Suggests that much of communication scholarship has been message driven and that this dominant form of explaining what communication is or does is slowly being challenged by reflexive explanations, which see humans as cognitively autonomous beings, reflexive practitioners of communication with others, and morally responsible interveners in the social realities they live. (SR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special Issue: The Future of the Field--Between Fragmentation and Cohesion.