Book Reviews : George A. Miller, The Psychology of Communication: Seven Essays, Basic Books, Inc., New York, 1967, 197 pages, $4.95

@article{1968BookR,
  title={Book Reviews : George A. Miller, The Psychology of Communication: Seven Essays, Basic Books, Inc., New York, 1967, 197 pages, \$4.95},
  author={},
  journal={Journal of Business Communication},
  year={1968},
  volume={5},
  pages={54 - 55}
}
  • Published 1 January 1968
  • Education
  • Journal of Business Communication
When I compared the editions in twenty or more spots, I found one rather interesting change. In discussing some quantitative experiments concerning intake of information by the senses, the 1956 statement (page 285) is: &dquo;Experimental psychology is one of the fields in which communication theory may be a welcome and happy guest.&dquo; During the next ten years, disappointments seem to account for the following re-writing (page 2~7) : &dquo;