Master of Arts (MA)
Semester of Degree Completion
Terry M. Perkins
The presentational style of females and the connection with the audience members was examined. 95 male and female subjects gathered the results from five different sections of speech communication classes. The rating scale that was completed by the subjects contained traits such as, organization, language, material, delivery, analysis and voice. The results have indicated that the female presentational style does have more of a connection and adaptation with the audience than do males.
Bodden, Alethea Ann, "Do Women Adapt More? The Gender Effects of the Speaker on Classroom Speech Evaluations" (1999). Masters Theses. 1698.