1971 NCA Award Winners
NCA Award Winners by Year
Gerald R. Miller Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Awards
- Leonard Hawes, University of Minnesota, “An Empirical Definition and Analysis of Physician-Patient Communication Systems,” (David H. Smith, advisor).
- Jack Ray, University of Southern California. “Prescriptive Deontic Logic: A Study of Inferences from Linguistic Forms Expressing Choice and Conditional Permission and Obligation,” (James H. McBath, advisor).
- Robert Sanders, University of Iowa. “Formal Aspects of Figurative Language,” (John W. Bowers & Samuel L. Becker, advisors).
Golden Anniversary Book Award
- Lester Thonssen, A. Craig Baird, and Waldo Braden, Speech Criticism (2nd Ed.) (Ronald Press, 1970).
James A. Winans-Herbert A. Wichelns Memorial Award for Distinguished Scholarship in Rhetoric and Public Address
- No award given
Samuel L. Becker Distinguished Service Award
- Franklin Knower