1977 NCA Award Winners
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
Samuel L. Becker Distinguished Service Award
- Carroll Arnold