ERIC Number: EJ530524
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
The Effects of Speaker Personality on Anticipated Reactions to Public Speaking.
MacIntyre, Peter D.; Thivierge, Kimly A.
Communication Research Reports, v12 n2 p125-33 Fall 1995
Considers the correlations between speaker personality traits and reactions to audiences associated with public speaking anxiety. Finds that the global traits of extroversion/introversion, emotional stability, and intellect were significantly correlated with public speaking anxiety and related cognitive and affective reactions to the prospect of public speaking. (SR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Journal availability: Kathleen M. Long, ECA Exec. Secretary, Dept. of Communication and Dramatic Arts, West Virginia Wesleyan College, Buckhannon, WV 26201.