1977 NCA Award Winners

NCA Award Winners by Year

Scholarship Awards

Franklyn S. Haiman Award for Distinguished Scholarship in Freedom of Expression

  • David L. Jamison, “Parliamentary Confidentiality and Free Speech: A Legal View,” Free Speech Yearbook 16 (1977): 35-46.

Gerald R. Miller Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Awards

  • Stephen A. Taylor, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. “The Development of Conversational Rules in Four-, Six-, and Eight-Year-Old Children: An Investigation with Naturalistic and Controlled Methodologies,” (Jesse G. Delia, advisor).

Golden Anniversary Book Award

  • Stephen E. Lucas, Portents of Rebellion (Temple University Press, 1976).

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

  • Ronald F. Reid, “New England Rhetoric and the French War, 1754-1760: A Case Study in the Rhetoric of War,” Communication Monographs 43 (1976): 259-286.

Karl R. Wallace Memorial Award

  • John H. Patton


Service Awards

Samuel L. Becker Distinguished Service Award

  • Carroll Arnold