1974 NCA Award Winners

NCA Award Winners by Year

Scholarship Awards

Gerald R. Miller Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Awards

  • Judee Heston Burgoon, West Virginia University. “Unwillingness to Communicate and Conflict as Predators of Information-Processing Behaviors.” (William Lashbrook, advisor).
  • Vicki S. Freimuth, The Florida State University. “The Effects of Communication Apprehension on Communication Effectiveness,” (Robert J. Kibler, advisor). 
  • Thomas Tews, Louisiana State University. “A Reconstruction of the Setting for Three Operas Designed by Filippo Juvarra in Rome 1710-1712." (Gresdna Doty, advisor).

Golden Anniversary Book Award

  • No award given

James A. Winans-Herbert A. Wichelns Memorial Award for Distinguished Scholarship in Rhetoric and Public Address

  • Donald C. Bryant, Rhetorical Dimensions in Criticism (Louisiana State University Press, 1973).


Service Awards

Samuel L. Becker Distinguished Service Award

  • No award given