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The Review of Communication

a publication of the National Communication Association


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The Review of Communication is a refereed, on-line journal of the National Communication Association, a leading academic organization for teachers and scholars of communication.

The Review of Communication publishes

  • book reviews
  • essay reviews
  • reviews of literature
  • scholarly articles about academic publication

The Review of Communication reviews books in all fields of human communication, including scholarly books, textbooks, and appropriate trade books.

Books for possible review may be sent to the editor:

Professor Thomas W. Benson
Department of Speech Communication
Penn State University
227 Sparks Building
University Park, PA 16802

Note: Tom Benson's term as editor ends with the last issue of 2003. We are not commissioning any new reviews at this time for the 2003 issues. Publishers may send new books for review to Professor James Chesebro, the editor elect. Potential reviewers for 2004-2006 should contact the editor-elect, James Chesebro

James W. Chesebro
1307 South Center Street
Terre Haute, IN 47802

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ISSN 1535-8593