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Communicative Adaptability Scale: Evaluating Its Use as an 'Other-Report' Measure
April 1, 2007... This study explored the validity and reliability of the Communicative Adaptability Scale (CAS) (Duran, 1983) as an "other-report" measure of competence. Dyads (N= 432) provided self-other reports of adaptability, self-reports for cognitive flexibility, and other-reports of conversational...
Own Party Issue Ownership Emphasis in Presidential Television Spots
April 1, 2007... This study employs Petrocik's Issue Ownership theory to examine issue ownership emphasis and election outcome. Television spots from 1952 to 2004, every presidential campaign thus far to employ TV advertisements, were computer content analyzed. Democratic and Republican winners emphasized the...
The View from the Ivory Tower: Evaluating Doctoral Programs in Communication
April 1, 2007... The present study assesses perceptions of (1) the quality of American graduate programs in communication, (2) the qualities that communication scholars deem important in a communication PhD program, and (3) the adequacy of the number of PhD programs with specific specialties and applications in...
A Test of the Cognitive Load Hypothesis: Investigating the Impact of Number of Nonverbal Cues Coded and Length of Coding Session on Observer Accuracy
April 1, 2007... In their meta-analysis investigating the relationship between extraversion and nonverbal behavior La France, Heisel, and Beatty (2004) found a substantial negative correlation between effect size and sample size, which they explained using the cognitive load hypothesis. The cognitive load...
Cultural Terms for Communication: Sources of Intercultural Asynchrony in ESL Settings in Finland
April 1, 2007... This work presents an analytical approach to assessing intercultural communication through cultural terms for communication. Using data drawn from discussions and interviews with Finnish informants I show how the term asiasta puhumisen [speaking to the fact of the matter] functions in Finnish...