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Author Wallace, Karl Richards, 1905-1973.
Title History of speech education in America : background studies / prepared under the auspices of the Speech Association of America ; Karl R. Wallace, editor.
Published New York : Appleton-Century-Crofts, c1954.

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Description x, 687 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents English backgrounds of rhetoric / W. S. Howell -- Rhetorical theory in colonial America / W. Guthrie -- Rhetorical practice in colonial America / G. V. Bohman -- English sources of rhetorical theory in nineteenth-century America / C. W. Edney -- English sources of American elocution / F. W. Haberman -- American contributions to rhetorical theory and homiletics / J. P. Hoshor -- Rhetorical and elocutionary training in nineteenth-century colleges / M. Hochmuth and R. Murphy -- The elocutionary movement and its chief figures / M. M. Robb -- Steele MacKaye and the Delsartian tradition / C. L. Shaver -- Dr. James Rush / L. L. Hale -- The literary society / D. Potter -- Intercollegiate debating / L. L. Cowperthwaite and A. C. Baird -- Speech education in nineteenth-century schools / G. L. Borchers and L. R. Wagner -- Five private schools of speech / E. Renshaw -- Phonetics and pronunciation / B. Emsley, C. K. Thomas, and C. Sifritt -- The rise of experimental phonetics / J. F. Curtis -- Some symbolic systems for teaching the deaf / C. V. Hudgins -- Development of education in speech and hearing to 1920 / C. T. Simon -- Some teachers and the transition to twentieth-century speech education / G. W. Gray -- Origin and development of departments of speech / D. K. Smith -- Speech education in twentieth-century public schools / H. E. Gulley and H. Seabury -- National speech organizations and speech education / F. M. Rarig and H. S. Greaves -- Educational dramatics in nineteenth-century colleges / J. L. Clark -- The private theatre schools in the late nineteenth century / F. Hodge -- College and university theatre instruction in the early twentieth century / C. E. Hamar -- Dramatics in the high schools, 1900-1925 / P. Kozelka -- Professional theatre schools in the early twentieth century / F. C. Blanchard -- National theatre organizations and theatre education / W. P. Halstead and C. Behringer.
Local Note James W. Cleary; Gift.
Subject Rhetoric -- Study and teaching -- History.
Speech -- Study and teaching -- History.
Amateur theater.
Related Names Speech Association of America.
Alternate Title Speech education in America
Related To Online version: Wallace, Karl Richards, 1905-1973. History of speech education in America. New York, Appleton-Century-Crofts [1954] (OCoLC)574050142
Online version: Wallace, Karl Richards, 1905-1973. History of speech education in America. New York, Appleton-Century-Crofts [1954] (OCoLC)608555826
OCLC number 332699